At least at my site, the original Windows installers that led to the crash have been replaced by updated ones already containing the fix.
On Dec 4, 2012, at 4:07 AM, Prof. Jake <email@example.com> wrote:
> When you say "patch" are you taking about a patch for Mathematica of for > you OS? And in another posting, did you say that you were able to keep a > version on your computer and that they all worked? > > Thanks > Prof. Jake > > -----Original Message----- > From: Andre Koppel [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org] > Sent: Monday, December 03, 2012 4:04 AM > To: email@example.com > Subject: Re: Mathematica 188.8.131.52 for windows crash > > Because of this Bug I have lost 2 complete working days. I have upgraded > 3 different Windows-7/64 System from Mathematica 8 to 9. > Every system crashes with a Blue Screen (have never seen this for years) > during several operations. It wasn't in my mind that Mathematica may cause > these crashes so I have searched for virusses, hardware-problems, installed > backups and so on, grmbl. > After installing the patch the systems do work stable right now Regards > Andre > > Am 03.12.2012 09:31, schrieb George Woodrow III: > >> george >> On Dec 1, 2012, at 4:37 AM, Guillermo Sanchez > <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: >> >>> Hi group >>> I installed Mathematica 184.108.40.206 in a Core I7 with OS windows 8 Pro. I >>> have to uninstalled Mathematica 8.0.4 (that worked fine). Since I > installed Math 9 my computer crashed always that I run Mathemica 8 with the > forgotten event Blue screen Have other users got the same experience? >>> Guillermo >>> >> > > >
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