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Old 01-03-2013, 03:02 PM   #16
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@jwtear: yes, it does work - I tried it myself and I could register.

Code:
$ date -u +%V$(uname) | sha256sum | sed 's/\W//g'
2aa4cb287b8a9314116f43b5e86d892d76a9589559aa69ed382e8f5dc493d955
$ echo "01Linux" | sha256sum | sed 's/\W//g'
2aa4cb287b8a9314116f43b5e86d892d76a9589559aa69ed382e8f5dc493d955
 
Old 03-05-2013, 12:35 AM   #17
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entering "date -u +%V`uname`|sha256sum|sed 's/\W//g'" (without double-quotes obviously) in my konsole generated a sting like others have said, but when I copied and pasted into captcha form box at archlinux, it was accepted and I now have an account at ArchLinux...

Perhaps the 'answer' string that is generated in console is different based on your flavor of Linux? I'm running openSuSE 12.2...

fyi, i was me, a user in console... i was going to use su (root), but tried as me first and again, it worked.

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Old 01-07-2014, 08:00 AM   #18
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Can't register neither...

Why must they choose such a retarded captcha? Installation of the crap arch distro fails and I can't even ask for help! Such idiots!
 
  


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