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FS#65243 - Cannot Register for Arch Forums

Attached to Project: AUR web interface
Opened by Michael J Venema (mikenike360) - Thursday, 23 January 2020, 04:42 GMT
Last edited by Doug Newgard (Scimmia) - Thursday, 23 January 2020, 04:47 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Backend
Status Closed
Assigned To No-one
Architecture All
Severity Very Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version 4.7.0
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No


Sorry if this is not the right place to post this, obviously I cannot post on the Arch forums ;)

When I try to register for the Arch forums I get an error when I paste the output of this command:

date -u +%V$(uname)|sha512sum|sed 's/\W//g'



The error I get on the forum is:

The following errors need to be corrected before you can register:

Sorry, your answer was wrong. Try again!

All packages are up to date. I installed Arch today. Does anyone have any advice?
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Closed by  Doug Newgard (Scimmia)
Thursday, 23 January 2020, 04:47 GMT
Reason for closing:  Not a bug
Additional comments about closing:  That output isn't even even close
Comment by Michael J Venema (mikenike360) - Thursday, 23 January 2020, 04:45 GMT
I ran the command again and got a different output that worked..
Comment by Michael J Venema (mikenike360) - Thursday, 23 January 2020, 05:01 GMT
Yeah for some reason when I ran it the first I got the output as if I was running it against SHA-1 not SHA-512. Very strange might just be something with my system. Still a Arch Newbie :)