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Short Answer It's absolutely possible, but the accuracy and readability is a completely different matter. One clarification to be made: Reverse Engineering is not Decompiling. Long Answer Reverse Engineering is generally the process by which you take something (anything really) apart to see how it works. Disassembling is when you take a binary ...


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It is possible to automatically re-create something that looks like C-code from assembly, but the amount of guess-work that the decomplier would have to do is monumental. Compilers are very complicated things that do complicated transformation on the source code. Optimizations, macro/pre-compiler substitutions, code in-lining, type and error checking, ...



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