SLADE Discussion - Latest: v3.1.12 (26/May/2020)

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Re: SLADE Discussion - Latest: v3.1.11 (04/Mar/2020)

Postby Gez » Wed Apr 08, 2020 2:06 am

With a size of 256, that means your images are 16x16. That's too small for a Doom flat, so they're identified as something else. Proper flats should be 64x64 (4096 bytes).
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Re: SLADE Discussion - Latest: v3.1.12 (26/May/2020)

Postby sirjuddington » Mon May 25, 2020 6:33 pm

3.1.12 is up, with a bunch of fixes and minor improvements.
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Re: SLADE Discussion - Latest: v3.1.12 (26/May/2020)

Postby Hexereticdoom » Mon Jun 01, 2020 11:08 am

I have updated two days ago to version 3.1.12, and I've been working with it without any major problems... until today.

When I have opened it up some minutes ago to continue editing my mods, Windows Security Defender has jumped up of a sudden telling me that a trojan horse has been detected in the Slade executable file, and then it has removed the shortcut and moved the exe file to quarantine byself. WTF?! What's going on here? >:(

Here is the report message in Windows Security program:

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Nivel de alerta: Grave
Estado: En cuarentena
Fecha: 01/06/2020 18:43
Categoría: Caballo de Troya
Detalles: Este programa es peligroso y ejecuta comandos de un atacante.

Elementos afectados:

startup: C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\SLADE\SLADE.lnk

file: C:\Program Files (x86)\SLADE\SLADE.exe

file: C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\SLADE\SLADE.lnk

Is somebody else affected by this problem? May be a false positive or what? Please let me know, I need to continue working with Slade tool... :?:
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Re: SLADE Discussion - Latest: v3.1.12 (26/May/2020)

Postby Blue Shadow » Mon Jun 01, 2020 11:17 am

I got the same thing as you just a few hours ago. Even though I've been using that version of SLADE for a few days now.
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Re: SLADE Discussion - Latest: v3.1.12 (26/May/2020)

Postby Hexereticdoom » Mon Jun 01, 2020 11:32 am

Phew, good to know it has been not just me! Anyway, I hope SirJuddington can fix this as soon as possible...

At the moment I have reverted to previous version (3.1.11) and seems it is totally clean.
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Re: SLADE Discussion - Latest: v3.1.12 (26/May/2020)

Postby Enjay » Mon Jun 01, 2020 11:41 am

There's a very good chance this is just a "false positive" from defender. i.e. 3.1.12 is probably totally clean too.
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Re: SLADE Discussion - Latest: v3.1.12 (26/May/2020)

Postby JPL » Mon Jun 01, 2020 12:36 pm

I run into this regularly with software I distribute (Playscii). Basically every time I post a new build with a slightly different signature (hash of the program's contents, however they define it) it trips a new false positive.

I submit my software to this page ... ubmit.aspx and it's usually confirmed as a false positive within 1-2 days, and the next round of Windows Defender definitions that goes out stops flagging it. It's a pain, but it's been a consistent process so far.

One thing that might be tripping it in SLADE's case is having an embedded Lua interpreter - Defender seems twitchy about any program that can execute arbitrary user-provided scripts (my software can exec() Python scripts), as apparently various kinds of malware do that.
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Re: SLADE Discussion - Latest: v3.1.12 (26/May/2020)

Postby Gothic » Wed Jun 03, 2020 12:49 pm

Hopefully the syntax highlighter will recognize all Decorate functions for the stable 3.2.0, as there are functions and flags that are not recognized yet by the text editor.
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Re: SLADE Discussion - Latest: v3.1.12 (26/May/2020)

Postby Hellstorm Archon » Wed Jun 03, 2020 3:06 pm

Well, this seems to now happen every time I load up a sprite or texture (or any sort of graphic):

This happened both before and after I updated to the latest version of SLADE, and I recently updated my Intel drivers.
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Re: SLADE Discussion - Latest: v3.1.12 (26/May/2020)

Postby Gez » Thu Jun 04, 2020 1:39 am

If it happened also before you updated SLADE, that means that it suddenly started happening in a version that worked for you before, so it's not a regression.

Perhaps it was that driver update? What if you rollback?

Also you can try the 3.2 beta.
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