Frequently Asked Questions


・ What is arena? What kind of a site/resource is it?

arena is a contest platform cum social networking site for people who are interested in and want to take part in competitive programming challenges. People can organize contests and discuss about other contests. People can share and learn about several technical domains.


・ What languages are supported and what are its specifications?

Following are the language compilers supported by arena

LanguageVersion
C5.1.1
C++5.1.1
C++ 145.1.1
Go1.4
Javajdk 8.51
Javascript (spidermonkey)24.2.0
Python2.7.10
Python 33.4.3

・ How can I take part in a contest?

You can visit any contest from Contests page. Open the problem you want to solve and try to come up with a solution which will cover all the tasks (example + hidden). Submit your source code file by selecting appropriate language.


・ How can I organize a contest?

You can send a request to email given on Contact Page.


・ What are ratings?

When the contestants take part in arena contest, they may raise or lower their rating that reflects their performance. The information about rating changes and its algorithm will be added soon.


・ What are blog posts here? Who can write?

Posts are general blog posts written by any members of this platform. These posts can vary in terms of domain and importance. We intend to keep the platform clean and as meaningful as we can by ensuring sensible content is provided to you.


・ What is the specification of the machine on which code is executed?

The Cluster is a Linux Debian Machine with 4 Core AMD CPU and 2GB RAM.

Supported by our Coding Partner