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Questions tagged [text-processing]

For challenges related to the processing of text input.

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Translate English to Corpus

The Corpus are a fictional faction from the popular video game Warframe who have a somewhat interesting language. Whilst other factions in the game such as the Grineer have some logic behind their ...
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Supreme Sum String

Supreme Sum String Given an input string, return the word with the highest sum of each of its unicode characters. Rules The input should be seperated by whitespace The value of each word is based ...
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Sorting out redundant text from screen scraper application [closed]

You are writing a screen scraper application monitoring a text-only chat window. Text is added at the bottom of the window. The application takes screenshot of the chat window. If a change has ...
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Ot wes thi bist uf tomis

I just love this simple cypher, it's so fun reading not-quite human-readable words and filling the gaps... ...
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The house that Jack built [duplicate]

So, there's a famous children's rhyme... ...
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Text to Brain-Flak

Your challenge is to turn input text to brain-flak code that will output the text. Tutorial taken from here with permission here Brain-Flak has two stacks, known as 'left' and 'right'. The active ...
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Split string on first occurrence of each character

Related. Given a printable ASCII string, split it into a list of non-empty strings with a new sub-string beginning every time a character, which has not previously been seen, occurs. Examples ...
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Case-fold German

Given a German string and an indication of a case (lower/upper/title), fold the string to that case. Specifications Input will consist only of a–...
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Boustrophedonise

Related but very different. A boustrophedon is a text where every other line of writing is flipped or reversed, with reversed letters. In this challenge, we will just reverse every other line, but ...
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Wir hassen Umlaute! (We hate umlauts!)

Introduction As you all know, German has umlauts. They're these things: ¨ However, most keyboards don't have an umlaut key. That's fine, though, because you can ...
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Ninjas in a Chat Log

Thanks to HyperNeutrino for making more test cases Often in chat, someone will ask a question, and multiple people will answer it at the same time. Usually, the person who was beaten to the gun will ...
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Generate a Texting Dictionary

this challenge was based on a sandboxed post by @dmckee Old fashioned cell phones were and are used heavily as texting platforms, unfortunately the keyboard has only 12 + a few buttons, and is ...