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Played Challenges

Rural Post - 4410 entries

Simple challenge to remove all but the post code on each line

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 10
  • Position: #262 / 1083
  • Number of attempts: 14
Satisfy the go linter - 2350 entries

You just came up with this briliant go vars package. But dang, you forgot to add comments to the exported variables. Can you add a comment over each variable with a TODO-placeholder?

  • Best score: 20
  • Best player score: 20
  • Position: #40 / 462
  • Number of attempts: 11
Add quotes to ansible playbook - 940 entries

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

  • Best score: 8
  • Best player score: 8
  • Position: #19 / 300
  • Number of attempts: 4
Yo To Hello - 1122 entries

Simply Turn Yo To Hello

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 10
  • Position: #202 / 520
  • Number of attempts: 3
Replace pattern with 1, 2, 3, ... on each line - 1112 entries

For each line replace a search pattern (in this case $) with numbers starting at 1 and then increasing by 1 for each replaced match. a$b$c$ -> a0b1c2

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 21
  • Position: #24 / 227
  • Number of attempts: 7
Simple, Practical, and Common - 33427 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: 22
  • Position: #2220 / 7377
  • Number of attempts: 6
prepend * to every non-blank line - 6248 entries

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

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 10
  • Position: #259 / 1526
  • Number of attempts: 6
One number per line - 18639 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 14
  • Position: #678 / 3848
  • Number of attempts: 13
Add semicolons - 10809 entries

Simply add a semicolon at the end of each line

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 10
  • Position: #602 / 3050
  • Number of attempts: 11
Box it - 7836 entries

Create a box around a line.

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 21
  • Position: #370 / 1868
  • Number of attempts: 7
Vice versa - 7819 entries

Little role switching.

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 12
  • Position: #563 / 2108
  • Number of attempts: 5
I forgot quotes - 15936 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 10
  • Position: #1060 / 4164
  • Number of attempts: 11
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