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bug #58916: In the newest version, The file bin\generate_source.exe is being reported to contain malware by some antivirus programs.

Submitted by:  None
Submitted on:  Sat 08 Aug 2020 08:57:17 AM UTC  
Category:  None Severity:  3 - Normal
Item Group:  None Status:  Fixed
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  None
Open/Closed:  Closed

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Sat 08 Aug 2020 10:20:51 AM UTC, comment #1: 

This sort of thing has happened before, and unfortunately the creators of these anti-virus program vendors don't have a practical mechanism for alerting them to false positives.

This file is actually obsolete anyway, I've uploaded the current build to

The overnight build could omit it too by modifying


to include the line

rm -rf denemo/bin/generate_source.exe

Richard Shann <rshann>
Project Administrator
Sat 08 Aug 2020 08:57:17 AM UTC, original submission:  

In the ".zip" archive of the newest version of Denemo for Windows, some antivirus programs report that the file "generate_source.exe" contains a "Win32:Trojan-Gen".



(Note: upload size limit is set to 16384 kB, after insertion of the required escape characters.)

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