# Questions tagged [quine]

A quine is a program which produces its source as output. This tag indicates that the challenge is related to quines.

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### Write some Genetic Quines

In this challenge, you'll create some programs which behave similarly to genes. When you run one, it will return one of its two "alleles" (a half of its source code), and concatenating any ...
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### Iterative Quine

Create a program which prints itself, followed by an additional program. This additional program should print the first program, itself, and then a third program. This continues until the nth program, ...
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### Jelly compression quine

The golfing language Jelly has a very complex and clever string compression system which I'm not going to go into depth about here. You can find a very good explanation here. Basically, Jelly's string ...
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### A quantum quine

Your challenge is to write a program that is a quine, meaning it prints out its own source code. For at least one individual character, when it is removed from the program's source, a single different ...
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### The Roly-Poly, Square-Wheeled Quine

Code-Golf caddy Eddie Brackets was getting tired of quine challenges, which appeared to be much too easy for the grand poobahs. He has this idea to spice up things and is sending quines to the car ...
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