Windows 8.1 Pro 64.bit
Core i5 8gb Ram Gygabite Geforce 650 GTX 4 GB
Broken: Blender 2.71 5aec61f (64bit) (buildbot sat 5) Happens in 2.71 rc2 (64bit) too
Instant crash on CPU Cycles render when opening a demo blender file from the official demo loop.
Exact steps for others to reproduce the error
Hit render and get some coffee and enjoy the crash of the titans =))
.blend file that gives this is 05_helicopter.blend in the http://download.blender.org/demo/ demoloop ( Siggraph 2013 ?!:D if it is still that demo... )