Questions tagged [noncompeting]

For questions about the non-competing label. Non-competing is a retired label used on answers that are "non-competing" i.e. they are valid answers but ineligible to win. The "non-competing" label has now been fully retired, and should not added to new answers

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Let's allow newer languages/versions for older challenges

I've been thinking for a long time that our non-competing policy for newer languages (or language versions) is harmful. Just for context, we currently require all answers which require implementations ...
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Allowing non-free languages in Cops and Robbers challenges when marked as non-competing

Non-free languages are not allowed to participate in Cops and Robbers challenges. And that's a good thing. If you choose an obscure non-free language, no one will be able even to attempt solving it ...