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This is a very short and simple decoding computer-puzzle.


Where am I?

I am in a known location called 370031.

Where is this mysterious person?

Clue:

Most, or half of the people looking at this post, are in 370031!

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  • $\begingroup$ IEOOLE? Are you sure it shouldn't be 370013? $\endgroup$ – Rand al'Thor Jun 7 '15 at 9:58
  • $\begingroup$ I am 99.9% sure of this number 370013 $\endgroup$ – Cows quack Jun 7 '15 at 9:59
  • $\begingroup$ You're 99.9% sure of 370013, or of 370031 (which is what you put in the OP)? $\endgroup$ – Rand al'Thor Jun 7 '15 at 10:00
  • $\begingroup$ I mean the number 370031. I double checked and still got 370031. $\endgroup$ – Cows quack Jun 7 '15 at 10:06
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    $\begingroup$ That doesn't fit the clue of half the people looking at the post being there. Makes me think the answer is home and that we have to do some calculation on 127.0.0.1 $\endgroup$ – Andrew Smith Jun 7 '15 at 12:07
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You are at:

Home = 127.0.0.1 = 127001 = 370031 in octal

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  • $\begingroup$ good job. I thought of that but not to convert it in octal. +1 $\endgroup$ – A.D. Jun 7 '15 at 15:57
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Looks like

you should turn 370031 upside down

to get

IEOOLE.

I suspect the number should actually be 370013, so that the answer is

BOOLE,

which sounds more like a place or at least a person!

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  • $\begingroup$ This is a COMPUTER-PUZZLE. Take that into consideration. $\endgroup$ – Cows quack Jun 7 '15 at 10:05

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