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Played Challenges

Python: Def to Lambda - 342 entries

LAMBDA!!!

  • Best score: 19
  • Best player score: 19
  • Position: #18 / 117
  • Number of attempts: 2
Rural Post - 4072 entries

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

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 13
  • Position: #501 / 1008
  • Number of attempts: 4
Satisfy the go linter - 1996 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: 29
  • Position: #296 / 400
  • Number of attempts: 5
Simple, Practical, and Common - 32879 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: 27
  • Position: #3959 / 7266
  • Number of attempts: 4
prepend * to every non-blank line - 5946 entries

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

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 20
  • Position: #1216 / 1459
  • Number of attempts: 1
One number per line - 18365 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 27
  • Position: #3459 / 3785
  • Number of attempts: 4
Add semicolons - 10527 entries

Simply add a semicolon at the end of each line

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 10
  • Position: #606 / 2986
  • Number of attempts: 5
remove lines containing the word "reader" - 3450 entries

easy stuff

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 10
  • Position: #775 / 1119
  • Number of attempts: 4
Just the middle - 11119 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 8
  • Position: #3064 / 4108
  • Number of attempts: 2
mp3 - Cutlist - 28 entries

An audio CD was accidentally ripped into one single mp3 file. A dummy cue-file now needs to be filled out with the correct values to get single mp3 files.

  • Best score: 67
  • Best player score: 150
  • Position: #8 / 11
  • Number of attempts: 2
Hello ${world} - 293 entries

Migrate a JavaScript String from concatenation to ES6 interpolation.

  • Best score: 24
  • Best player score: 56
  • Position: #81 / 92
  • Number of attempts: 1
I forgot quotes - 15710 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 19
  • Position: #3494 / 4108
  • Number of attempts: 2
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