Thread: c++ decompiler

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    c++ decompiler

    does anybody know's a good c++ decompiler
    iam looking for a good one for my old win 3.1 computer

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    No such thing exists.

    A few things can get simpler programs back to something looking like shrouded source code, but its not something you'd ever want to work on.

    Decompiling is about as reversible as baking a cake is reversible.
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    Yep, C++ code to my knowledge cannot be reversed back to source code, it can however be disassembled into ASM code to work on but thats not very fun. I think pretty much all .NET code can be reversed back its orignal source though unless it has external protection on it.
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