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Played Challenges

simple replacements - 1115 entries

The goal is to see the replacement commands in action.

  • Best score: 19
  • Best player score: 27
  • Position: #207 / 247
  • Number of attempts: 2
Inverting Lines - 1333 entries

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

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 14
  • Position: #257 / 372
  • Number of attempts: 3
swap number pairs - 1515 entries

Swap the numbers in a bunch of 2-element arrays.

  • Best score: 16
  • Best player score: 42
  • Position: #250 / 291
  • Number of attempts: 1
prepend * to every non-blank line - 5977 entries

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

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 15
  • Position: #940 / 1468
  • Number of attempts: 3
Search and Replace 0 - 4681 entries

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

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 12
  • Position: #671 / 1550
  • Number of attempts: 4
Reformat most common surnames - 593 entries

Reformat copy-pasted table into a list of the most common surnames

  • Best score: 23
  • Best player score: 37
  • Position: #136 / 187
  • Number of attempts: 2
Change the content of a string - 1354 entries

This docstring is a complete lie. Fix it.

  • Best score: 22
  • Best player score: 57
  • Position: #519 / 522
  • Number of attempts: 2
Sort and add attributes - 1211 entries

Sort the states and add the attribute country to each record.

  • Best score: 33
  • Best player score: 37
  • Position: #399 / 490
  • Number of attempts: 2
Reconstruct the Sentence - 1160 entries

Get the sentence back in the proper order, remove duplicate lines, and then combine the separate lines into one.

  • Best score: 20
  • Best player score: 31
  • Position: #335 / 348
  • Number of attempts: 1
Simple text editing with Vim - 11657 entries

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

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 15
  • Position: #1967 / 3418
  • Number of attempts: 4
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