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Message 3211 - Posted: 1 Sep 2014, 18:11:52 UTC

(scary campfire type story)

Enigma@home. When it first started, everyone was excited to help in finally decoding the messages! After huge amounts of processing, the first message was decoded in February of 2006. About a month later, the second message was decoded! Everyone was so excited, and waited for the final message to be cracked.

Over time, the project began to die. Months passed, then years. The message went on, unbroken. The news started to fade away, and the message boards became empty. Nobody comes here anymore, and nobody knows about the enigma.

8 years later, even after all this time, the project lives on: a ghost of a memory. Tasks are still sent, and results are still returned. They say that somewhere, somehow, sombody found the project, and has kept the servers online for all this time. Silently waiting, silently crunching. The project lives on.

The project lives on.

A ghost of a memory.

A long forgotten memory.

The ghost project
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Message 3212 - Posted: 2 Sep 2014, 3:42:47 UTC

Interesting post from a brand new user. The main pages could definitely use some updating, but the project is still working... Details on the current work can be found elsewhere in the forum.
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Message 3213 - Posted: 2 Sep 2014, 18:03:33 UTC - in response to Message 3212.  

Yes, I am a new user. I'm just saying that it looks like this project died out years ago, but it somehow never shutdown. :-P
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Message 3217 - Posted: 18 Sep 2014, 9:58:22 UTC

That's why I detached...
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Message 3218 - Posted: 18 Sep 2014, 11:52:04 UTC

The site could do with some update, but the reality is the code remains unbroken. I'd hate to think what would have happened if the Pro's at Bletchley went home because it too too long to crack...

This message might tell us the location of the secret buried Me262 crates! We need to crack it!
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Message 3220 - Posted: 23 Sep 2014, 10:43:31 UTC

How to you know that? where did u find it?
This project is not alive anymore
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Message 3266 - Posted: 7 Dec 2014, 6:13:00 UTC - in response to Message 3218.  

Ghost or not... I want a 262 also..!
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Message 3274 - Posted: 21 Dec 2014, 15:03:25 UTC - in response to Message 3266.  

Quiet too quiet!

I will stay until I am in the top 10.

Should not take too long..

Rej
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Message 3298 - Posted: 5 Jan 2015, 11:10:00 UTC - in response to Message 3274.  
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"Quiet too quiet!"