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Original post by Vampyre_Dark
Perhaps the second clue is something that can be done to modify the first clue? Seems that everything else has been done by now?
I wondered if the numbers were indices into the URL or the last clue, but neither was long enough.

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I was actually wondering, what if there's a bug in the sequence? Like, hack.net was just a picture of a bug, which was really the first step, so a logical progression from that would indicate that something is wrong with the sequence

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Original post by Kuladus
Wah, two hours later and still nothing. :(
btw the owners blog can be found here. http://www.seismicgopher.com

i didn't really get anywhere, i mainly tried counting backwards from 127 (assuming he uses a 7-bit ascii code) - note the highest number in the sequence is 30, and 127-30=97 which is the letter 'a'. The '+' and '-' characters are really messing with my mind...I can't really figure out what they are for.
Note the modifiers (as i call them) are all relatively low (nothing above 3)
Also all the numbers are between 11 and 30, which makes the span 19 - if you consider this as a range from a-s....ahh.....I give up! It probably is just a brainf&*k afterall, and has no answer.


I tried counting backwards from 127 with differnt uses for + / - and got gibberish in ASCII

deadtupijhghgig
dedupjggg
de^sphiik

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I was thinking that they are perhaps octal representations of letter. I.e. 27oct = 23d = w
But I haven't been able to get anywhere with that yet.

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What if the twist was.. There is no step three. It's just a lie to make you waste your time..

Just a thought... If google can't answer it, no-one can ;)

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Going back a few steps, I have been looking at the ACSII octal values, and I have still gotten some gibberish.

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' & 3 NewLine CarriageReturn # " " Space


Whats interesting to me is the NewLine, followed by the CarriageReturn... Definatly starting to look more like a string, or a string operation, perhaps soemthing encrypted?

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Perhaps there really isn't a solution, i had tried everything described here before i read this post and have gotten nowhere...

ace

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Original post by doodle_sketch
Going back a few steps, I have been looking at the ACSII octal values, and I have still gotten some gibberish.

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' & 3 NewLine CarriageReturn # " " Space


Whats interesting to me is the NewLine, followed by the CarriageReturn... Definatly starting to look more like a string, or a string operation, perhaps soemthing encrypted?
typically it goes \r\n so the string would have to be backwards for that to be correct

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