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I just can't figure out how to disassemble an .exe file using metasm. As far as I know the command should look something like:

ruby disassemble.rb [path-to-my-exe-file] > [path-to-output.asm]

But, that's not quite the thing.

  • How exactly not? An otherwise uninformed Google search suggests ruby ~/tools/metasploit/lib/metasm/samples/disassemble.rb raw_binary > asm_code.asm, which contains the full path to disassembly.rb. – usr2564301 Apr 26 '15 at 13:07
  • The disassemble.rb has in line 13 "require 'metasm'" and the error I get says "cannot load such file -- metasm (LoadError)" – SiltCrawler Apr 26 '15 at 13:18
  • @SiltCrawler Do you have metasm installed? That's what that error says to me; Ruby can't find it. – David Hoelzer May 2 '15 at 2:45
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The solution is quite easy.

ruby disassemble.rb [path-to-my-exe-file] > [path-to-output.asm]

Is totally fine. I didn't copy metasm.rb and the metasm subfolder to the [ruby_dir]/lib/ruby/[version_number]/ directory.

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