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Professor Templeton sat at his desk engrossed in a computer printout when Yoruichi-san entered his office, her purple hair fanning out as she pivoted to close the door.

“How’s the new program working, PT?” she asked.

“Not so well, I’m afraid”, he replied. “It was supposed to scan all the open riddles on Brainden and determine the solutions based on past algorithms, but something has gone wrong.”

“Let me have a crack at it. I’ve always been better at deduction then you”, she quipped than winked and stuck her tongue out.

Prof. Templeton handed the printout to her with a sigh, “The tests were going fine until the software came across some threads about automating Mafia and something from Prime called VNA2.e. It appears to have tried to incorporate some of those posts into its own command lines and now I can’t even log back on to see what went wrong.”

Y-san studied the printout for a few minutes then bounded over to the Professor’s bookshelf and began pulling books off of it. Prof. Templeton knew not to try to interrupt her when she was concentrating, so he ambled out into the hall to get some coffee. When he returned with two steaming cups, Y-san was busily taking notes and jotting down what looked like scribbles to the professor.

“Any luck?” he asked.

“I won’t be able to tell you for sure until we can get back inside the software, but I believe your new program has took what information it was able to scan and has made a riddle of its own.”

“Um, O.K. What about logging back in? Did you find the reset username and password?”

“I did”, she replied and stuck her tongue out again.”I had a little trouble with the password until I realized that the program was just being courteous at the end.”

Prof. Templeton took off his spectacles and rubbed the bridge of his nose with his thumb and index finger. “Why must you answer riddles with more riddles?” he asked.

She handed him back the printout and proceeded to log on.

The Printout

143-109 Castle fortified with minerals.

103-95 Make amends for being tidy.

118-134 Relationship between two quantities of a very small amount.

144-183 A period of time devoted to a particular activity that produces unpleasant sounds.

154-109 One that wipes clean the upbringing of a child.

Points are not Linear but Linear is negative.

QRWU!ETY@PIS#AF$DF%GJC^HKBL&QRZ*UX(OVP)S_DGNJ+MWE[bQT]RYU{IOPS}ADFH\GJKC,LZX.QRV/UNO

M<PSDG>JC?BQR;UO’PSG:W!JCBQ@R#EUT$O%YPIA^F&HKL*Z(DGJC(B)XQR_VNM+WET

e nitysa fiverh nato upo eth oura edero oma ncessano lmann diala, e duito omeo fen siwasb, eth e sita gupthrb.

What is the Username and password for the Prof.'s new software.

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“I did”, she replied and stuck her tongue out again.”I had a little trouble with the password until I realized that the program was just being courteous at the end.”

from this we know

only of the letters adeinp

since the ty is the program saying "thank you"

The only word I can make of this is PAINED, but I haven't found a suitable solution for the username to accompany it.

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from this we know
only of the letters adeinp

since the ty is the program saying "thank you"

The only word I can make of this is PAINED, but I haven't found a suitable solution for the username to accompany it.

nothing noted 8 for user 8 for pass ? or did it ?

I found "pie eating"

"g ditty need paint" ?

"petting"

Though I am inclined to go with the TY for thanx...

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nothing noted 8 for user 8 for pass ? or did it ?

I found "pie eating"

"g ditty need paint" ?

"petting"

Though I am inclined to go with the TY for thanx...

That would be courteous.

How've I done Prof?

UserName: DIETTING (Diet Ting (a soda))

Password: ANDPIETY (And Pie Thank You)

Erm, No. But I do like it.

Pie is involved.

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User: TENDIGIT (ten digit)

Pass: PIANDETY (pi and e ty)

Doesn't really make too much sense...but it is all math related :P

Or is there something more to this than just rearranging the letters?

Also is the TY assumption correct?

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