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Played Challenges

HS exam question - 1506 entries

Convert the data to a python dictionary

  • Best score: 47
  • Best player score: 70
  • Position: #188 / 394
  • Number of attempts: 3
Fix the shell script! - 2317 entries

Fix the shell script with the fewest keystrokes!

  • Best score: 26
  • Best player score: 47
  • Position: #423 / 538
  • Number of attempts: 1
Put a newline after every 10 lines in vim - 1578 entries

Goal is to put a newline after every 10 lines in vim.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 15
  • Position: #433 / 524
  • Number of attempts: 2
Inverting Lines - 1830 entries

A simple challenge to invert all lines, except the first.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 19
  • Position: #442 / 496
  • Number of attempts: 2
Modernise code - 1333 entries

Modernise and clean up some C++ code.

  • Best score: 34
  • Best player score: 56
  • Position: #254 / 307
  • Number of attempts: 2
Extend shell script - 103 entries

Just add some more stuff

  • Best score: 37
  • Best player score: 99
  • Position: #39 / 42
  • Number of attempts: 1
Easy modification of ssh config - 335 entries

Just add another alias to each worker

  • Best score: 24
  • Best player score: 43
  • Position: #80 / 104
  • Number of attempts: 3
ssh config skills - 249 entries

Parse output from `kuebctl get no -o wide` into an .ssh/config file!

  • Best score: 41
  • Best player score: 96
  • Position: #55 / 63
  • Number of attempts: 3
Simple, Practical, and Common - 33379 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: 31
  • Position: #5679 / 7363
  • Number of attempts: 3
Hogwarts Email Sorting - 877 entries

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

  • Best score: 20
  • Best player score: 34
  • Position: #232 / 254
  • Number of attempts: 2
One number per line - 18616 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 20
  • Position: #2299 / 3842
  • Number of attempts: 1
Applying same text modification in several lines - 2845 entries

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

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 20
  • Position: #707 / 840
  • Number of attempts: 1
Extract wireshark capture filter - 198 entries

Extract wireshark capture filter from IP plan

  • Best score: 25
  • Best player score: 49
  • Position: #64 / 67
  • Number of attempts: 2
Every other line - 2886 entries

AaAaAaA

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 22
  • Position: #651 / 700
  • Number of attempts: 3
Fix the XML - 996 entries

The challenge consists in having a valid xml from an incomplete source.

  • Best score: 18
  • Best player score: 43
  • Position: #275 / 284
  • Number of attempts: 1
abcd > a b c d - 280 entries

transform the single spaces into 4 spaces repeat for each line

  • Best score: 15
  • Best player score: 15
  • Position: #193 / 218
  • Number of attempts: 3
citizen_hacks_2019_challenge1 - 48 entries

For the Citizen Hacks 2019 Vim competition

  • Best score: 5
  • Best player score: 5
  • Position: #31 / 42
  • Number of attempts: 1
Simple text editing with Vim - 12276 entries

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

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 17
  • Position: #2456 / 3578
  • Number of attempts: 3
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