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Perl Weekly Challenge 90

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Today was a busy day with both Advent of Code and the Perl Weekly Challenge. Luckily, the PWC was short and sweet this week, and a nice breather after the Ad...

Advent of Code: Day 7

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Well, today was our streak breaker. For the life of me, I could not get Raku to run in a timely manner. I ended up reverting to Python and using a more imper...

Advent of Code: Day 6

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Well, our old pal set theory reared its head again today. I’m very happy with the middle ground I found between conciseness and readability with this challen...

Advent of Code: Day 5

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Binary search is a well-known algorithm for searching already sorted lists. I liken it to searching for a book at a book store. If the author’s last name sta...

Advent of Code: Day 4

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Today’s challenge was a rough one for me. Not because of the challenge itself, but because I fell into a trap in the Raku language that was giving me an off-...