Random Riddle an Solution

By napa182 on Jun 16, 2011

This is just a little socket that will pull a random riddle from randomriddles.com , and then in 10 seconds it will show the solution to it.

I just thought I would share it, cause someone may have a use for it.

Copy/Paste into a new remote of your bot, or into a new remote of your own mIRC client.

Like always do what ever you want to this snippet. I do not care.

Trigger is @riddle

Example: [quote]

@riddle <~Sick0> The more you of them you take, the more you leave behind. What are they? [Solution in 10 seconds] <~Sick0> [Solution] 'Footsteps' [/quote] ```mirc alias -l riddle { if (!%rid) { inc -u11 %rid if ($sock(riddle)) sockclose riddle sockopen riddle www.randomriddles.com 80 sockmark riddle msg # } } on *:load: { echo 12 -a You Have Just Loaded Napa182's Riddle/Solution Socket echo 04 -a An Irc.EzzyChat.com Production } on *:input:#:if ($regex($1,/^@riddle$/iS)) riddle on $*:text:/^@riddle$/iS:#:riddle on *:sockopen:riddle: { sockwrite -n riddle GET / HTTP/1.1 sockwrite -n riddle Host: $+($sock(riddle).addr,$str($crlf,2)) } on *:sockread:riddle: { var %riddle | sockread %riddle if ($regex(%riddle,/(.+?)/)) { $sock(riddle).mark :[04Riddle]: $regml(1) :[04Solution in 10 seconds]: .timerriddle 1 10 $sock(riddle).mark :[04Solution]: $regml(2) } } ```
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cptpan   -  Sep 30, 2012

This is heaps good!

Using!

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napa182   -  Aug 18, 2012

This socket still works fine on my end. I don't know why it is doing what you are saying it is doing on yours. [quote] <~napa182> @riddle <&Sick0> :[Riddle]: What travels the world but stays in a corner? :[Solution in 10 seconds]: <&Sick0> :[Solution]: 'A stamp.'

<~napa182> @riddle <&Sick0> :[Riddle]: Is it legal to bury a man living in Mexico across the border in the United States? :[Solution in 10 seconds]: <&Sick0> :[Solution]: 'The last time we checked, it was not legal to bury a living man under any circumstances!'

<~napa182> @riddle <&Sick0> :[Riddle]: A man has 9 children. Half of them are boys. How is this possible? :[Solution in 10 seconds]: <&Sick0> :[Solution]: 'They are all boys.' [/quote]

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incognitus   -  Aug 18, 2012

Same here. Doesnt display [Solution]. Can you fix that? Thanks, and keep up the good work! ;)

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RIcko   -  Jul 02, 2012

I reloaded the script and copy pasted it again from here, it's still getting the same riddle, weird.


@Riddle <&Pyro> :[Riddle]: What is broken as soon as it is spoken? :[Solution in 10 seconds]: <&Pyro> :[Solution]: 'Silence.' <&Pyro> :[04Riddle]: What is broken as soon as it is spoken? :[Solution in 10 seconds]: <&Pyro> :[Solution]: 'Silence.'


Though, it was working fine for me before.

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blackvenomm666   -  Jul 02, 2012

well i just tested it and it works fine on my end @ricko it must just be on your end

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blackvenomm666   -  Jul 02, 2012

the html may have changed. i'm on a server with napa i'll let him know whats going on @ricko although he's prolly already seen your post lol

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RIcko   -  Jul 02, 2012

It keeps getting the same Riddle unless you went to the site and refreshed the page, any solutions Napa?

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napa182   -  Dec 20, 2011

lol I was going to say the socket still works fine.

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LuminolBlue   -  Dec 20, 2011

Nevermind, it works. I corrected my own mistake. :D

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blackvenomm666   -  Dec 20, 2011

i just tested it after regrabbing the link and it works fine luminolblue. which tells me something in your script must be conflicting with it somehow

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blackvenomm666   -  Dec 20, 2011

it works for me on v6.32

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LuminolBlue   -  Dec 20, 2011

Jethro, you must be doing something different because I get no response when I type @riddle on channel. Yes, everything is up-to-date, including mIRC. :)

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Jethro   -  Dec 20, 2011

LuminoBlue, it's still working for me.

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LuminolBlue   -  Dec 20, 2011

This script doesn't work. I'm guessing randomriddle.com has changed their layout/links?

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napa182   -  Jun 17, 2011

Thank you Epic, an yeah I posted this snippet so if someone wanted to expand it into a little game or something.

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Epic   -  Jun 17, 2011

i like it :o, could be beginnings of a riddle themed bot or something

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napa182   -  Jun 17, 2011

lol yeah i guess so.. =P

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Jethro   -  Jun 16, 2011

And here comes another. As they say, same Ń•hit, different day. lol joking. :P

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