Go Back   FileForums > Game Backup > PC Games > PC Games - CD/DVD Conversions > Conversion Tutorials

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 21-07-2017, 11:49
harshlohaan's Avatar
harshlohaan harshlohaan is offline
Registered User
 
Join Date: Feb 2017
Location: India
Posts: 22
Thanks: 6
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
harshlohaan is on a distinguished road
Angry Problem in decompression of pzlib based archive!

I used Mini Compressor by Carldric Clement (cause I couldn't find any other gui compressor that supports pzlib compression) to compress my game data with pzlib best compression method available in the program. I got a good compression. Previously I was using Razor12911's gui compressor and most of the time I used precomp+srep+lzma and srep64+lzma for faster compression. I compressed a number of games with it and they just installed fine with WPI.

But the one I created with pzlib just doesn't install with WPI no matter what. It says unarc.dll returned an error code- 11, decompression fails. I searched the forum. Found in some thread that it is due to incompatible arc.exe and unarc.dll.

As I used Carldric's compressor, so I copied the files he provided in ISDone Support folder. Though arc.exe wasn't there so I copied that from 'bin' folder (where compression files are present I reckon) in his compressor.

What else I gotta do? I'm using the same files from the same compressor for decompression that were probably used for compression. I've compiled and tested the Setup.exe with the archive more than hundred times for now and the same f**cking error!

Now I've tried posting my query in WPI thread as well as Carldric's Mini Compressor thread. But no goddamn support! I mean why you guys don't help? I don't think its a lot I'm asking here for. Any of you can provide me with the Resource files that actually decompress the archive created with that mini compressor and just seal the deal. I attached my script too in case it has one or two buggy lines. I'm no coder, no expert in all this, I'm noob.. I don't feel any shame in accepting that, but I'm taking interest in repacking and getting the idea which is enough I guess. And I'm asking for help, that's actually what this forum is for. I want to repack just for myself to keep my uncompressed games collection.
I hoped at least people in this forum who belong to my country will help me, sadly they don't give a damn either.

Last edited by harshlohaan; 21-07-2017 at 11:55.
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
  #2  
Old 21-07-2017, 12:16
felice2011's Avatar
felice2011 felice2011 is offline
Registered User
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: italy
Posts: 833
Thanks: 346
Thanked 1,124 Times in 385 Posts
felice2011 is on a distinguished road
Quote:
Originally Posted by harshlohaan View Post
(cause I couldn't find any other gui compressor that supports pzlib compression)
__________________
≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈ ≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈
I Mediocri Imitano, I Geni Copiano, Dio Crea & Distrugge (Io Ridefinisco & Perfeziono le Loro Opere Rendendole Uniche)
≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈ ≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈≈
Mediocrities Imitate, Genius Copy, God Creates & Destroys (I Reconsider & Improve Their Works, Rending Them One And Only)
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 21-07-2017, 15:21
EzzEldin16's Avatar
EzzEldin16 EzzEldin16 is offline
Registered User
 
Join Date: Sep 2016
Location: USA
Posts: 112
Thanks: 343
Thanked 45 Times in 22 Posts
EzzEldin16 is on a distinguished road
first of all there alot ALOT of compressors around here + releasing mine soon
second why don't you try using pzlib cls the one razor made it's working good
third scan the game for any possible data streams (Zlib - ZSTD - Deflate - Lzo..etc)
__________________
learn it
Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
decompression, mini compressor, pzlib, unarc.dll, wpi

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Decompression problem Pulcione86 Conversion Tutorials 15 20-02-2016 02:09
WinRAR archive question/s coffin filler Software 4 11-10-2007 11:33
The Hugest Xecuter2 Programmer Problem!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! infidelity XBox Games 17 18-06-2003 10:28
Battlefield 1942 3.1 CTD problem 0Stealth0 PC Games 1 15-05-2003 22:11
winRAR diagnostic error 1: unexpected archive end? whatevaz_cleva DC Games 1 11-07-2001 05:09



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 09:40.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2021, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
Copyright 2000-2020, FileForums @ https://fileforums.com