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posted by Japheth(R) Homepage, Germany (South), 23.11.2012, 09:13

> Well, here's a potential simple workaround: change "PE" text signature to
> "PX". It's only one byte (offset 0x79 or 121). Then I get 0/42 results. I
> can't test well on this silly laptop, but a quick test of 7ZA.EXE under
> DOSBox ("7za t ccbi-2~1.7z") with slightly older HX (2009-11-16, 2.16 ??)
> shows that it still works fine even with "PX". (Can't imagine why it
> wouldn't, but who knows, heh.) :yes:

Ok, thanks for the hint! However, to encrypt the whole package is probably more fool-proved. It's not totally comfortable, but IMO DOS users should be used to - and enjoy - uncomfortable weather.

MS-DOS forever!


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