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By eigenvalue, history, 9 months ago, In English,

Hi codeforces,

I was attempting to solve the KMP problem below, but I'm failing on testcase 3.When I run the testcase locally, I am getting the correct answer on my machine. Could somebody help spot the bug that is probably causing undefined behaviour?

Problem: http://codeforces.com/contest/471/problem/D Solution: http://codeforces.com/contest/471/submission/31585259

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By eigenvalue, history, 2 years ago, In English,

I have been trying to solve the problem Nudist Beach, here at http://codeforces.com/contest/553/problem/D. However, I find that when I submit I get a different output as that from ideone, or my local compiler. Even more strangely I get different results depending on whether I submit the file, or whether I copy-paste the code into the editor.

When I submit by file, I get a response of WA on the first testcase. When I submit by copy-paste, I get time limit exceeded. When I run the same code in ideone, or my local compiler, for the first testcase, I get the correct output instantaneously.

Please find attached the following code-links. Ideone link. http://ideone.com/INKqhS. WA submission link. http://codeforces.com/contest/553/submission/19136417 TLE submission link. http://codeforces.com/contest/553/submission/19136401

Is this an error in the compiler/judge, or is it at my end? Thanks for taking a look at this.

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