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#918 Can't start FFDec
Labels: External ViewerGUI
> What steps will reproduce the problem? Run FFDec > What is the expected output? To run FFDec > What do you see instead? The logo appears and disappears. > What version of the product are you using? On what operating system? ffdec 5.3.0 nightly 608 > Please provide any additional information below. Attach the file you have problem with if neccessary. If you do not want to publish files YOU CAN CHANGE VISIBILITY TO PRIVATE
I can run the tool if I run it through ffdec.jar. But if I choose ffdec.exe it doesn't work.
Hmm. It's very hard to fix this problem without any details. For me it starts... however it is quite slow, but the same when i start the jar file.
flash = ActiveX.createObject(ShockwaveFlash.class, this); call needs sometimes 30 seconds to execute
It's weird because I don't get any logs either.
This is the only log I get: > SEVERE: null com.jpexs.decompiler.flash.gui.Main$OpenFileWorker doInBackground com.jpexs.decompiler.flash.SwfOpenException: Invalid SWF file, wrong signature. at com.jpexs.decompiler.flash.SWF.decompress(SWF.java:1123) at com.jpexs.decompiler.flash.SWF.<init>(SWF.java:882) at com.jpexs.decompiler.flash.SWF.<init>(SWF.java:852) at com.jpexs.decompiler.flash.gui.Main$2.doInBackground(Main.java:307) at com.jpexs.decompiler.flash.gui.Main$2.doInBackground(Main.java:299) at com.jpexs.helpers.CancellableWorker$1.call(CancellableWorker.java:49) at java.util.concurrent.FutureTask.run(Unknown Source) at com.jpexs.helpers.CancellableWorker.run(CancellableWorker.java:66) at java.util.concurrent.ThreadPoolExecutor.runWorker(Unknown Source) at java.util.concurrent.ThreadPoolExecutor$Worker.run(Unknown Source) at java.lang.Thread.run(Unknown Source)
It should not be a problem.
Is it better with the latest nightly build?
XELAD2 reported that the problem still exists. Duplicate: #1110