World of Warcraft (WoW) patch/more address space layout stuff

Boaz Harrosh wine at
Tue May 30 10:44:25 CDT 2006

Mike Hearn wrote:
> It's a bug in WoW itself, it relies upon the exact way NT maps memory
> which is different to how Linux does it. I guess they are storing
> information in the high bits of a pointer somewhere or some similar
> trick.
One can never be sure, but I suspect this is not do to a bug but to a 
WoW Has a all chain of checks that go up all the way to rootkit reveler 
to make sure the user is not aided by an automatic system, Given the 
player an advantage  other players do not have. The Memory layout checks 
is for making sure the program is not loaded by a Debugger of sorts. Or 
that core Dll(s) where not replaced/hooked/emulated.

It is possible that approaching Blizzard might be helpful. Is WoW 
supported by Cedega?

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