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    It’s amazing the breadth of knowledge required to fully understand the bug.

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      Great article with an interesting angle. What if it had been a compiler optimization bug? The cpu bug was triggered by a particular, presumably rare, optimization. Deducing that its a hardware bug was not really so much more work than eliminating a compiler fault.

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        One day I hope to be as good at debugging as the people in this article!

        This article is a deep dive and I’ll likely end up using some of this in the future.