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Played Challenges

Rural Post - 3760 entries

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

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 14
  • Position: #573 / 929
  • Number of attempts: 5
Satisfy the go linter - 1556 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: 35
  • Position: #277 / 322
  • Number of attempts: 2
Add quotes to ansible playbook - 533 entries

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

  • Best score: 8
  • Best player score: 11
  • Position: #156 / 175
  • Number of attempts: 1
Yo To Hello - 915 entries

Simply Turn Yo To Hello

  • Best score: 8
  • Best player score: 10
  • Position: #251 / 431
  • Number of attempts: 4
prepend * to every non-blank line - 5800 entries

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

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 14
  • Position: #816 / 1427
  • Number of attempts: 2
One number per line - 18255 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 21
  • Position: #2504 / 3765
  • Number of attempts: 1
V to the i - 4600 entries

Input is 99 V's. Output is 100 i's.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 7
  • Position: #754 / 1839
  • Number of attempts: 7
Add semicolons - 10448 entries

Simply add a semicolon at the end of each line

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 10
  • Position: #658 / 2958
  • Number of attempts: 4
Box it - 7637 entries

Create a box around a line.

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 25
  • Position: #998 / 1824
  • Number of attempts: 7
Copy three lines - 2755 entries

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

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 17
  • Position: #284 / 618
  • Number of attempts: 6
Search and Replace 0 - 4575 entries

Replace every instance of 'aaa' with 'xaaax'.

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 14
  • Position: #990 / 1515
  • Number of attempts: 3
Team names - 1755 entries

The team names are misspelled.

  • Best score: 16
  • Best player score: 18
  • Position: #385 / 564
  • Number of attempts: 4
Vice versa - 7430 entries

Little role switching.

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 20
  • Position: #1796 / 2015
  • Number of attempts: 1
One to Ten - 2063 entries

Generate the sequence of numbers from 1 to 10, one number per line. Inspired by this Reddit thread: https://redd.it/ak4it2

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 15
  • Position: #505 / 631
  • Number of attempts: 1
-a-b-c- - 3077 entries

Put hyphens everywhere.

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 13
  • Position: #297 / 1099
  • Number of attempts: 6
quotes inside quotes - 2996 entries

taken from tip 85 of the very good book 'Practical Vim: Edit Text at the Speed of Thought' ! I'd be interested what people use :)

  • Best score: 3
  • Best player score: 16
  • Position: #635 / 1037
  • Number of attempts: 2
Alphabet soup - 337 entries

Create a column of all alphabet characters organized in a funky way

  • Best score: 25
  • Best player score: 26
  • Position: #31 / 80
  • Number of attempts: 4
switch variable - 4863 entries

how fast can you switch two variable ?

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 17
  • Position: #1577 / 1688
  • Number of attempts: 1
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