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By polingy, history, 6 years ago, In English


Two days ago, I noticed that contest I uploaded to the CF Gym had disappeared. On investigating more, it appeared that the name of the contest had been changed, and it had been made private (visible only to me).

I found that the contest.xml in the ftp was also edited. Is this a bug? Or do people maliciously edit other people's contests? If the latter, how do I keep it from happening again?

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By polingy, history, 6 years ago, In English


I'd like to invite you to participate in the replay of Procon 2016, which will start on Saturday, August 13, 9 PM UTC +05:30.

It is a contest for individuals to solve in 3 hours. Difficulty is harder than Div2, but easier than Div1 round.

GL & HF!

BUMP: Contest starts in 3 hours

UPDATE Editorial

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By polingy, history, 6 years ago, In English

Hi Codeforces,

We at IIIT-Delhi would like to invite you to ProCon 2016, the annual programming contest conducted as a part of our technical festival. We will have 6-7 problems of varying difficulty over 2.5-3 hours with ACM style scoring. Also, there are prizes worth 20k INR for top Indian students.

Event poster

Contest starts August 6, 2016, 21:00 IST
Check in your timezone here
Register at: http://esya.iiitd.edu.in/events/procon/register(for prizes)
Link to contest: https://www.codechef.com/PROC2016
RSVP: Facebook event

EDIT: contest starts in less than 24 hours.
EDIT: contest starts in 3 hours. We have 6 problems, and 2.5 hours for you to solve them. Good luck!
EDIT: contest ends in 1 hour, 2 problems remain unsolved.
EDIT: Winners will be listed here after a plag check, and contacted by email for prizes. There will be a replay on the next Saturday(August 13) in the CF Gym. An editorial will be published after the replay.
EDIT: Problems were set by the following.
rjalfa0 -> A
slender_hangman -> B, F
polingy -> C, D
lifecodemohit -> E
The problems were tested by the above, and AmbarPal and kzanmos.
UPDATE: Winners
1. rajat1603
2. sidhant
Winners will be contacted by email regarding prizes.

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