Wireshark-dev: Re: [Wireshark-dev] Error: wireshark.exe is not a valied Win32 application
From: Graham Bloice <[email protected]>
Date: Fri, 15 Jun 2007 14:38:19 +0100
Graham Bloice wrote:
> Alex Lindberg wrote:
>> I am using MS C++ 2005 Express Edition with the platform SDK (Version
>> 3790.2075).
>>
>> All compiles and packages fine with no errors.
>>
>> After packaging and installing on a W2k machine, it responds as above.
>>
>> I am using the the updated C++ 2005 vcredist.  Using the newest fixw the
>> same prolblem on a WXP system.
>>
>> What is going on?  I have tried the solution of creating a directory
>> Microsoft.VC80.CRT as suggested in another email, but that was not
>> successfull.
>>
>> There is on the W2K system the winsxs directory with all of the necessary
>> subdirectories with DLLs in them.
>>
>> Any suggestions would be great.
>>
> 
> Try grabbing Dependency Walker from http://www.dependencywalker.com/.  Run it
> on your .exe to see what it's complaining about.  Make sure you run it on the
> target systems that are complaining.
> 

You might also grab a PE viewer such as CFF Explorer from here:
http://www.ntcore.com/exsuite.php.  This will examine the PE header and the
embedded manifest and let you know if things are odd.

-- 
Regards,

Graham Bloice