Re: Need to hack the cdkey changer
« Reply #3 on: March 30, 2019, 05:20:08 PM »
Lol, no, hack in good sense.
That's useful program packed into some wrapper for some unknown reason. Author is away many years ago, but need to look into it's binary code, so program need to be unpacked.
After unpacking there will be a chance to change some parameters inside.
I believe this was made by a member of the original blizzard team.
It contains stuff like:
Which look like references to source file locations from their original build enviroment.
Pretty sure "pwyatt" is Patrick Wyatt
The string "Warcraft II BNE" isn't immediately apparant, but it does (like WC2 itself) have references to the old PKZIP compression library, so perhaps it is in a block of zipped data.
More likely it's just pulling that string from the registry somewhere - or an mpq archive.
It's 7:19am here and I have to leave for work, but I will definitely look at this file more closely asap
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attached unpacked file