These are chat archives for camperbot/bonfire-check-for-palindromes

29th
Dec 2015
Pamela
@artistwhocodes
Dec 29 2015 00:46
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CamperBot
@camperbot
Dec 29 2015 00:46

hint [1/9]

## :construction: After this are possible spoiler hints.

Make sure you've tried to hard to solve it yourself before proceeding. :construction:

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Pamela
@artistwhocodes
Dec 29 2015 00:46
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CamperBot
@camperbot
Dec 29 2015 00:46

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Explanation:

You have to check if the string you get as an input is a palindrome and return true if it is, and false otherwise.

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Pamela
@artistwhocodes
Dec 29 2015 00:46
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CamperBot
@camperbot
Dec 29 2015 00:46

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Hint: 1

You may use regular expressions (RegExp) to remove unwanted characters from the string.

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Justin
@JustinHatchett
Dec 29 2015 03:46
I really don’t want to hint my way out of this one, but am I on the wrong track if I’m using an if/else statement here?
I’ve learned a ton about the different functions, especially the replace function and RegEx and I just can’t seem to make it work fully.