One of the changes for 4.1.4 is supposed to tighten validation of doc files. Unfortunately, I made a mistake in the version that went into RC1, and it gets false positives.

The problem should be fixed in RC2.

On 8/10/2017 4:27 AM, Rory O'Farrell wrote:
Forum volunteer John_Ha has sent me a DOC file that will open with 4.1.3 (and AbiWord) but gives a 
"Read-Error: This is not a WinWord 97 file" error on 4.1.4 RC1.  A quick inspection 
suggests that the first 50 or so bytes of the file are as they should be for a "good" DOC 

As this ML will strip attachments I won't attach it; I have his permission to 
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