- Contest problems will become visible on 13th November, 2013 at 2100 HRS (IST) and end at 14th November, 2013 at 0000 HRS (IST). Check your timezome here.
- Please do not discuss strategy, suggestions or tips in the comments during a live contest. Posting questions clarifying the problem statement is ok. If you are unsure, email us at email@example.com.
- Discussing CodeChef’s problems or any aspect of problem, on any other platform on web, on identification, could lead to disabling of respective account and banning from the community.
- If you do not have a CodeChef ID create one here.
- Please do not discuss strategy, suggestions or tips in the comments during a live contest. Posting questions clarifying the problem statement is ok.
- Languages allowed are: C, C++, C# and Java. You can find about the compiler options in each language here. In the 'Language Drop Down Menu' on the submission page of each problem you will see multiple language options. You must choose only among the following languages: C, C99Strict, C++ 4.3.2, C++ 4.8.1, C++11, C# and Java. Submissions in any other language will be ignored.
- Each program will be tested based on our critical test data. However output and input should be exactly as specified in the samples provided.
- All participants are expected to abide by the CodeChef Code Of Conduct
- Winners (top 2 participants) should mail their codechef handle, name, address and address proof by 14th November 2013 to firstname.lastname@example.org.
- All the participants also have to be registered on www.infotsav.org to be eligible for the prize.
- Please contact email@example.com for any queries during the contest.
- Only students who are studying in graduate and post-graduate level in an Indian university are eligible for the prizes. Professionals can participate but are not eligible for the prizes.
- All the problems have same points alloted to them.
- Users are ranked according to the most problems solved. Ties will be broken by the total time for each user in ascending order of time.
- The decision of the organizers in declaring the results will be final. No queries in this regard will be entertained.
- Any participant found to be indulging in any form of malpractice will be immediately disqualified.
- The total time is the sum of the time consumed for each problem solved. The time consumed for a solved problem is the time elapsed from the beginning of the contest to the submission of the first accepted run plus 20 penalty minutes for every previously rejected run for that problem(Wrong answer, Time limit exceeded, Runtime Error, Compilation Error). There is no time consumed for a problem that is not solved.