Again, good problem, but it would be better if base-10 or base-2 was adopted as a standard at the description
"The hard way to go about it, but it worked like a charm!" :-)
If you think this one is ugly (and I agree 100% it is!) you should have seen my first few attempts, which included using "typecast" to get the numbers as uint64s and trying to compare them that way. At least this one worked...eventually.
James, actually, it's interesting on Cody to get to see things from another point of view. Kudos for original thinking :-) —DIV
Find the longest sequence of 1's in a binary sequence.
Sort numbers by outside digits
Implement simple rotation cypher
Index of a Rational number
Min of a Matrix
Just take it easy for a second or two!
Code breaker, Part III: Operation Xiangliu
Guess the number I'm thinking of
Seemingly impossible problem
Wait a second!
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