Home | Blog | Software | Reviews and Features | Forum | Help | Donate | About us
topbanner_forum
  *

avatar image

Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
Did you miss your activation email?

Login with username, password and session length
  • December 07, 2016, 08:29:14 AM
  • Proudly celebrating 10 years online.
  • Donate now to become a lifetime supporting member of the site and get a non-expiring license key for all of our programs.
  • donate

Author Topic: DonationCoder.com Avatar Mysteries  (Read 2398 times)

mouser

  • First Author
  • Administrator
  • Joined in 2005
  • *****
  • Posts: 36,408
    • View Profile
    • Mouser's Software Zone on DonationCoder.com
    • Read more about this member.
    • Donate to Member
DonationCoder.com Avatar Mysteries
« on: March 27, 2013, 06:38:23 AM »
I was thinking we might need a thread to unravel some of the avatar mysteries of users on the forum..

The avatar that inspired this post was this one from DC forum member Gothi[c] who helps out with DonationCoder.com server administration:
avatar_19607.gif

Can anyone decode the secret message?

Renegade

  • Charter Member
  • Joined in 2005
  • ***
  • Posts: 13,220
  • Tell me something you don't know...
    • View Profile
    • Renegade Minds
    • Donate to Member
Re: DonationCoder.com Avatar Mysteries
« Reply #1 on: March 27, 2013, 07:02:59 AM »
YOU HAVE TO MUCH TIME ON YOUR HANDS

:(
Slow Down Music - Where I commit thought crimes...

Freedom is the right to be wrong, not the right to do wrong. - John Diefenbaker

Renegade

  • Charter Member
  • Joined in 2005
  • ***
  • Posts: 13,220
  • Tell me something you don't know...
    • View Profile
    • Renegade Minds
    • Donate to Member
Re: DonationCoder.com Avatar Mysteries
« Reply #2 on: March 27, 2013, 07:03:44 AM »
Now, in my defense, it only took me a couple minutes...
Slow Down Music - Where I commit thought crimes...

Freedom is the right to be wrong, not the right to do wrong. - John Diefenbaker

mouser

  • First Author
  • Administrator
  • Joined in 2005
  • *****
  • Posts: 36,408
    • View Profile
    • Mouser's Software Zone on DonationCoder.com
    • Read more about this member.
    • Donate to Member
Re: DonationCoder.com Avatar Mysteries
« Reply #3 on: March 27, 2013, 07:38:39 AM »
Nice work renegade -- and what about the last page?

Renegade

  • Charter Member
  • Joined in 2005
  • ***
  • Posts: 13,220
  • Tell me something you don't know...
    • View Profile
    • Renegade Minds
    • Donate to Member
Re: DonationCoder.com Avatar Mysteries
« Reply #4 on: March 27, 2013, 07:54:43 AM »
Nice work renegade -- and what about the last page?

Code: Text [Select]
  1. ZCZC
  2. ZNY SSSSS
  3. DE J
  4. FM Mr J
  5. TO DC

I figured that it was just some kind of internal joke and didn't even bother to try figuring it out. The rest of the message I recognized immediately, but took a couple minutes to write down as I scrolled through the frames.
Slow Down Music - Where I commit thought crimes...

Freedom is the right to be wrong, not the right to do wrong. - John Diefenbaker

kunkel321

  • Supporting Member
  • Joined in 2009
  • **
  • Posts: 464
    • View Profile
    • Donate to Member
Re: DonationCoder.com Avatar Mysteries
« Reply #5 on: March 27, 2013, 08:11:29 AM »
Well the "J" must be "Jessie"  :D

mouser

  • First Author
  • Administrator
  • Joined in 2005
  • *****
  • Posts: 36,408
    • View Profile
    • Mouser's Software Zone on DonationCoder.com
    • Read more about this member.
    • Donate to Member
Re: DonationCoder.com Avatar Mysteries
« Reply #6 on: March 27, 2013, 08:31:34 AM »
Gothi[c]'s real first name is John, so i think the last 2 lines simply say "From John, To DC"
but the first 3 lines have my stumped.

Renegade

  • Charter Member
  • Joined in 2005
  • ***
  • Posts: 13,220
  • Tell me something you don't know...
    • View Profile
    • Renegade Minds
    • Donate to Member
Re: DonationCoder.com Avatar Mysteries
« Reply #7 on: March 27, 2013, 08:44:29 AM »
Gothi[c]'s real first name is John, so i think the last 2 lines simply say "From John, To DC"
but the first 3 lines have my stumped.

I figured probably "From J to DC", but that was pretty obvious. I didn't know what "J" was though. And as with you, the first 3 lines have me wondering. Base-26? Makes no sense. There's an inside joke there. I just don't get it.
Slow Down Music - Where I commit thought crimes...

Freedom is the right to be wrong, not the right to do wrong. - John Diefenbaker

Renegade

  • Charter Member
  • Joined in 2005
  • ***
  • Posts: 13,220
  • Tell me something you don't know...
    • View Profile
    • Renegade Minds
    • Donate to Member
Re: DonationCoder.com Avatar Mysteries
« Reply #8 on: March 27, 2013, 08:45:46 AM »
I did wonder about "DE J" being "DJ", but... still no clue.
Slow Down Music - Where I commit thought crimes...

Freedom is the right to be wrong, not the right to do wrong. - John Diefenbaker

kunkel321

  • Supporting Member
  • Joined in 2009
  • **
  • Posts: 464
    • View Profile
    • Donate to Member
Re: DonationCoder.com Avatar Mysteries
« Reply #9 on: March 27, 2013, 10:00:05 AM »
Maybe "DE" = "German?"

app103

  • That scary taskbar girl
  • Global Moderator
  • Joined in 2006
  • *****
  • Posts: 5,666
    • View Profile
    • App's Apps
    • Read more about this member.
    • Donate to Member
Re: DonationCoder.com Avatar Mysteries
« Reply #10 on: March 27, 2013, 01:26:50 PM »
Maybe "DE" = "German?"

German J = JoTo?

Gothi[c]

  • DC Server Admin
  • Charter Honorary Member
  • Joined in 2006
  • ***
  • Posts: 858
    • View Profile
    • linkerror
    • Donate to Member
Re: DonationCoder.com Avatar Mysteries
« Reply #11 on: March 31, 2013, 03:14:34 PM »
That 'last' page was intended to be first, as a message header/intro.
It's not really encoded at all.
I'm sure someone will figure it out :D

Josh

  • Charter Honorary Member
  • Joined in 2005
  • ***
  • Points: -5
  • Posts: 3,395
    • View Profile
    • Donate to Member
Re: DonationCoder.com Avatar Mysteries
« Reply #12 on: March 31, 2013, 03:34:15 PM »
Think brevity codes....

JOSH DE GOTHIC....PLS 2 SOLVE PUZZLE...PLS QSL...JOSH...KKKK

ZCZC is the start of a transmission...
ZNY means to not forward the message on an unecrypted net
« Last Edit: March 31, 2013, 03:43:26 PM by Josh »