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By Nickolas, 9 months ago, translation, In English,

Marathon Match 97 PointsOnTheCircle started on January 24th and will run for a week. I am the writer :-)

 
 
 
 
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8 months ago, # |
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what is marathon?

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    In the context of Topcoder it's a week or two-week long programming competition which offers one hard optimization problem. This post has a lot of introductory material and tutorials.

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How much time do marathon system tests usually take?

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    From 1 day to 2 weeks. Given the large amount of participants, and that the tests were not launched yet, I assume it will take a week this time.