Hints and Tips for PythonChallenge level 8

This is a page of hints for the Pythonchallenge.com level 8 challenge

It does not contain the answer so you can use as many hints as you want but still have to put everything together yourself to complete it

Note: A lot of these challenges have multiple different ways of solving them, the hints here might not match to what you have found already.

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Think of the noise small insects make when they fly around.

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Have you found the username and password text in the source?

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The start of the text may give you a clue as to how it is encoded/compressed

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This compression needs to use bytes instead of strings

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If you know the compression library but can’t get the decompression working try compressing some sample text to give you a better idea of what it should look like.