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FG 3.7 fgrun not working

Postby dtlan201 » Sun Nov 29, 2015 1:23 pm

I found that if the antivirus program is on (mine is avast) then fgrun will not open
I pull FG 3.7 from download.flightgear.org/builds/nightly/ ( on november 27)
Can you check this out and fix it?
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Re: FG 3.7 fgrun not working

Postby wkitty42 » Sun Nov 29, 2015 3:41 pm

does avast report a problem and lock you from the fgrun binary? if so, this would appear to be a problem (false positive) in Avast!... if this is true then they need to get the repost and they should fix their signatures...
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Re: FG 3.7 fgrun not working

Postby Johan G » Sun Nov 29, 2015 9:53 pm

Avast seem to have a few false positives. Some can not get the MP tracker at mpserver15:
J Maverick 16 wrote in Wed Jun 03, 2015 2:51 pm:On my Win7 I've installed Avast Internet Security (1 month free trial) and when I open the website from Chrome or Firefox it says me that there's a Mal (probably Malware) comming from the website. :?
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But, I also have got an iMac of 2011 (OS X 10.6.8 ) with Avast Mac Security free installed, and I don't get any warnings or blocks from Avast when I open the website from Firefox.

I'm having this problem since I changed anti-virus about one month ago.

elgaton wrote in Wed Jun 03, 2015 4:26 pm:It's a known false positive - I have already reported it some months ago, but Avast never fixed this.
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