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What causes a kernel trap 0x00000008 ?
That's the Double Panic- the kernel panics while panicing.
It can be caused by corrupt driver code, but is more likely to be bad ram (or bad CPU, motherboard- anything that causes a bad instruction to get to the cpu).
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