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decompiler

A program that converts machine language back into a high-level source language. The resulting code may be very difficult to maintain as variables and routines are named generically: A0001, A0002, etc. See disassembler.
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reverse engineer, decompile or disassemble the software, except and only to the extent that applicable law expressly permits, despite this limitation.
As a result, the CDPA 1988 now requires that where a person uses a computer program under an agreement, any term or condition in the agreement shall be void if it prohibits or restricts a) the right to make necessary back-up copies, b) the right to decompile a program or the use of any device or method to analyse the ideas and principles which underlie any element of the program or is c) for the purposes of lawful use, the copying or adapting of a computer program or d) a lawful use prevented by a contract enforced by DRM.
The tool is the first of its kind to decompile applications developed with the Flash platform and perform static analysis to understand their behaviors.
With freeware tools available in Internet, it is quite easy to decompile intermediate codes and obtain a working, readable version of the source code.
You do not have to become a microchip engineer or be able to decompile and recode your operating system, but you should know enough to do basic things like setting system performance preferences and use most functions without, for example, having to resort to the manual (or your teenage offspring) when you want to change the ringtone on your cell phone.
81) Reverse Engineering You may not reverse engineer, decompile, or disassemble the SOFTWARE PRODUCT, except and only to the extent that such activity is expressly permitted by applicable law not withstanding this limitation.
Australia's Copyright Amendment (Computer Programs) Bill 1999 will allow software engineers to decompile computer software in limited circumstances so they can develop interoperable products.
In order to gain access to the unprotected ideas, people must decompile, and hence copy, computer programs.
53) The IRS also cannot decompile or disassemble the software and may copy it only as necessary to perform required analyses.
The tool, HoseDex2Jar, is the first of its kind and prevents would-be hackers from using the Dex2Jar tool as a means to decompile Android apps and obtain access to sensitive data.
As a result, even if source code is not immediately available, dotTrace Performance can now decompile the code of any function featured in a profiling snapshot, to help you understand what may have caused a certain performance problem.
If you decompile it, you lose all of that," lie said.