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Date: Wed, 1 Sep 1999 13:43:31 +0300 (IDT)
From: Eli Zaretskii <eliz AT is DOT elta DOT co DOT il>
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Subject: Re: Pentium "General Protection Fault" (works on 486)
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On 31 Aug 1999, to comp.os.msdos.djgpp wrote:

> ebp=000a1528 esp=000a1518 program=<STRING OF RANDOM GARBAGE CHARACTERS>
                                    ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
This might happen if it crashes before the command line is processed by 
the startup code.

Other than that, I don't see anything special in the traceback you 
posted.

> Compiling it through RHIDE with full debugging revealed that the
> execution doesn't even make it into main()!  It crashes before
> then.

Then why didn't you post the symified traceback here?  Please do.  The 
startup code is about 15K, and it's very hard to look for possible 
problems without any clue as to where did it crash.  Please help us help 
you.

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