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tzot

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Post Thu May 05, 2005 6:56 am

jpfarias wrote:My fourth picutre was corrupted! Is that ok?


Mine was too, but that wasn't a problem.
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Dan

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Post Thu May 05, 2005 7:00 am

jpfarias wrote:My fourth picutre was corrupted! Is that ok?


It's "supposed" to be truncated. If your image editor won't display it, you can try padding it with zeroes. But the other images should give you enough information that you don't need that one.
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jpfarias

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Post Thu May 05, 2005 7:05 am

I don't know enough of image file formats....

Can you tell me how many zeros do I need to put at the end?

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Dan

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Post Thu May 05, 2005 7:08 am

A few kilobytes of them.
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jpfarias

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Post Thu May 05, 2005 7:11 am

Nevermind.... I got it!

Can't believe I did not understand that line on last pict....

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mjpieters

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Post Thu May 05, 2005 7:23 am

Yes it is okay. Firefox can display it nonetheless, it is only truncated.
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rspyc

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Post Thu May 05, 2005 2:09 pm

jpfarias wrote:My fourth picutre was corrupted! Is that ok?

That shouldn't be much of a problem: I found the solution without using that one. But if you do want to see it, use Firefox or Mozilla: they ignore the error and show the picture.
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UncleTimmy

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Post Thu May 05, 2005 6:05 pm

manuelg wrote:following the instructions, I downloaded a file

the length was an odd number

I can think of 4 ways to do it (insort, outsort, foward, back):

ABCDE -> ACEBD
ABCDE -> BDACE
ABCDE -> ADBEC
ABCDE -> CADBE

not a jpg in the bunch


The link to the movie of someone shuffling a deck of cards was half of a hint. Unfortunately, you didn't latch on to the right half :wink:. The length is indeed an odd number!
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beeblebrox

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Post Fri May 06, 2005 9:23 am

mioga wrote:I find one word and it is also Python module name
but typed URL is not found. Please anything clue.


I'm stucked at this very point. Could you give a clue, pls?
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weiwha

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Post Fri May 06, 2005 9:40 am

HMMPFF!!!!

By mannually changing URLs, I can download get to a second object (*Not ___ but ___)" . I can get the third object that it tells me to get, but have no clue what to do with it.

I can also get a fourth object (No ___ ____).

Finally, I can read that to find a page with a fifth object (Yes! ____ is ____!)

I am hopelessly stuck. Hints on what to do with the third object in particular?

Hints on what to do with all objects I've collected so far?
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rspyc

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Post Fri May 06, 2005 9:46 am

Re: HMMPFF!!!!

weiwha wrote:By mannually changing URLs, I can download get to a second object (*Not ___ but ___)" . I can get the third object that it tells me to get, but have no clue what to do with it.

I can also get a fourth object (No ___ ____).

Finally, I can read that to find a page with a fifth object (Yes! ____ is ____!)

Third object: study it carefully, using a hex editor. Hint: gfx = graphic*s*.
Fourth object: ignore
Fifth object: remember what it said, you can use it in one of the following levels.
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weiwha

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Post Fri May 06, 2005 12:17 pm

Re: HMMPFF!!!!

rspyc wrote:Hint: gfx = graphic*s*.
Thanks! That's all I needed
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jorjun

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Post Mon May 09, 2005 4:02 pm

help

I couldn't spot a pattern in the evil dump as text or bytes, so I wondered if the fact that the length divides nicely meant that they were colours. But the output looked like garbage, so not that straightforward...can any spare another clue?
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JingleBells

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Post Tue May 10, 2005 4:20 am

I have absolutely no idea what to do here. I have downloaded the gfx file, but have no idea what to do with it. I'm a python newb, so any help would be greatly appreciated.

Edit: I've just seen images 3 and 4, they still don't give me any clue, apart from an url depicting Osama's favourite character
Last edited by JingleBells on Tue May 10, 2005 4:40 am, edited 1 time in total.
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cicadia

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Post Tue May 10, 2005 4:39 am

Re: help

jorjun wrote:I couldn't spot a pattern in the evil dump as text or bytes, so I wondered if the fact that the length divides nicely meant that they were colours. But the output looked like garbage, so not that straightforward...can any spare another clue?


Division is good... and there are colours in there, but that doesn't necessarily mean that you should be dividing by three.
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