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Played Challenges

Line Zipper - 413 entries

Zip/pair related lines.

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 14
  • Position: #59 / 199
  • Number of attempts: 3
Case preserving word replacement - 413 entries

Half way through my project, my people turned into dogs. Now I have to change everything in my source.

  • Best score: 19
  • Best player score: 21
  • Position: #82 / 169
  • Number of attempts: 2
imports alignment (python) - 603 entries

Align as one import per line.

  • Best score: 17
  • Best player score: 26
  • Position: #123 / 183
  • Number of attempts: 2
Generate English Alphabets - 427 entries

Start with a, get up to z.

  • Best score: 19
  • Best player score: 25
  • Position: #93 / 190
  • Number of attempts: 1
Ruby 1.9 hashes - 1123 entries

Rubyists talk about being cutting edge but how many are using 1.9 in production? Time to convert those verbose 1.8 hashes in to symbolic, succinct 1.9 beauties!

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 13
  • Position: #130 / 374
  • Number of attempts: 3
Reverse Simple Deletion - 740 entries

You did the simple deletion, now reverse it.

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 12
  • Position: #215 / 419
  • Number of attempts: 2
Increment, increment, increment.... - 534 entries

Vim likes macros

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 12
  • Position: #156 / 359
  • Number of attempts: 2
Reformat/Refactor a Golfer Class - 5864 entries

A simple case of removing unneeded code and fixing broken indentation.

  • Best score: 32
  • Best player score: 37
  • Position: #460 / 1449
  • Number of attempts: 8
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