To gain experience searching for files on the command line, as well as using diff tools and the kill command.
You should have completed week nine before attempting to complete this assignment.
World-renowned thief Robert Montrose has robbed a jewellery store in Paris. Interpol has apprehended him, and taken possession of his laptop, but have been unable to recover the jewels he stole.
Interpol investigators believe the information to recover the jewels is on Montrose's laptop, but are having a hard time finding it, so they have asked you to help. His laptop is not encrypted, but he hid the information of the jewel's whereabouts amongst hundreds of other files to make it difficult to find.
You will need to begin by downloading Montrose's
files to your VM with
wget. Then decompress it with the
You will need to find the following 5 pieces of information:
You will turn your findings back over to Interpol by supping a file called "info.txt" with five lines containing each of the five pieces of information you found. For the first line, include the street number and name. For the second, include just the apartment number (without apt. no. or anything).
When you have finished, submit your results with the following command:
./submit username 3 info.txt
Where username is your UMW netid.
This will transfer your submission to the server where it will be graded. It will print your grade to the screen and record your grade. You can submit the assignment as many times as you like. Your best grade will be used.
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