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Here's Microsoft's take:
Difficulties Using AMD K6-2 or Athlon Central Processing Unit
When you start your Windows 95-based or Windows 95 OEM Service Release- based computer that is using an AMD K6/2 (350MHz or faster), or an AMD Athlon (1.1GHz or faster), you may receive one of the following error messages:
* Device IOS failed to initialize. Windows Protection Error. You must reboot your computer.
* Windows Protection Error. You must reboot your computer.
* While initializing device IOS: Windows protection error.
NOTE: This problem is very intermittent on the K6/2 at 350 MHz, but occurs more often at higher speeds. This problem can also occur when you start your computer in Safe mode.
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