in reply to Fractal Japh
Just by writing a Perl script to randomly choose plaintext strings, using upper or lower case for each letter of "fractal:" at random, and then test those with every legal salt value, until the output of crypt gave me the desired result!
Throwing nuclear weapons into the sun
Making everybody on Earth disappear
A threat from an alien with a mighty robot
A new technology or communications medium
Providing a magic fish to a Miss Universe
Establishing a Group mind
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