winevdm: can't exec
Dominik.Strasser at t-online.de
Sun Aug 17 03:05:57 CDT 2003
Dmitry Timoshkov wrote:
> "Dominik Strasser" <Dominik.Strasser at t-online.de> wrote:
>>The attached patch hacks^H^H^H^H^Hfixes this problem. Obviously, this
>>binary doesn't contain a valid PE header. OTOH it seems to be a valid
>>Windows binary (I haven't checked it myself). Maybe somebody with a more
>>deep insight into this can come up with a better fix.
>> if ((header.mz.e_cparhdr << 4) < sizeof(IMAGE_DOS_HEADER))
>>- return BINARY_DOS;
>>+ return BINARY_PE_EXE;
> Of course the patch is wrong. How it can be that an .exe has no a valid PE
> header but it seems to be a valid PE executable? You have to investigate
> what that file is in reality.
I know that this patch stinks. But the .EXE is valid. It works under
Win98. PE Explorer shows the information.
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