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Played Challenges

Applying same text modification in several lines - 2556 entries

Remove identical text at the beginning of several lines and the closing parenthesis.

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 18
  • Number of attempts: 2
A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 ! - 10265 entries

A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 !

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 17
  • Number of attempts: 2
prepend * to every non-blank line - 4377 entries

Prepend an asterisk to every non-blank line in the input file.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 19
  • Number of attempts: 2
Add string initializers to an enum - 668 entries

Change Typescript enum so that it has string initializers.

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 31
  • Number of attempts: 2
Hogwarts Email Sorting - 626 entries

Given a list of emails, get the students full name and their associated house.

  • Best score: 20
  • Best player score: 31
  • Number of attempts: 3
Bad Copy Syntax - 1724 entries

Copy should be from right to left, but sometimes you type it wrong.

  • Best score: 18
  • Best player score: 46
  • Number of attempts: 4
Add quotes to ansible playbook - 278 entries

You created an ansible playbook, but forgot to add quotes. Can you fix it?

  • Best score: 8
  • Best player score: 9
  • Number of attempts: 3
Simple, Practical, and Common - 31254 entries

Simple things we do all the time should be able to be done with very few keystrokes, but sometimes I find something I need to do makes me go, "There MUST be a better way." This challenge is just a simple movement and entering text at a certain place.

  • Best score: 22
  • Best player score: 34
  • Number of attempts: 4
xrandr outputs and dashes - 375 entries

uh oh, different video drivers identify display outputs with more dashes. Quick, need to change this xrandr script!

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 17
  • Number of attempts: 2
remove lines containing the word "reader" - 3165 entries

easy stuff

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 27
  • Number of attempts: 3
Simple text editing with Vim - 11150 entries

Make the pairs of lines match up by making each second line same as first

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 59
  • Number of attempts: 1
Yo To Hello - 612 entries

Simply Turn Yo To Hello

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 10
  • Number of attempts: 6
Copy three lines - 2571 entries

If the site is up (by some miracle), make the text under every header identical.

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 32
  • Number of attempts: 1
Just the middle - 10694 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 8
  • Number of attempts: 5
I forgot quotes - 14960 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 15
  • Number of attempts: 1
Multiline to Single Line - 166 entries

Convert a multiline, indented file to a single line with no whitespace

  • Best score: 5
  • Best player score: 5
  • Number of attempts: 4
Words in parens - 12282 entries

We should all ace this, right?

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 24
  • Number of attempts: 3
Swap values - 4260 entries

Well, swap the values...

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 18
  • Number of attempts: 2
Add semicolons - 8961 entries

Simply add a semicolon at the end of each line

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 10
  • Number of attempts: 4
Quote modules - 780 entries

Complete golang import statement.

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 46
  • Number of attempts: 1
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