1
exercism fetch ecmascript word-search

Word Search

In word search puzzles you get a square of letters and have to find specific words in them.

For example:

1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
jefblpepre
camdcimgtc
oivokprjsm
pbwasqroua
rixilelhrs
wolcqlirpc
screeaumgr
alxhpburyi
jalaycalmp
clojurermt

There are several programming languages hidden in the above square.

Words can be hidden in all kinds of directions: left-to-right, right-to-left, vertical and diagonal.

Given a puzzle and a list of words return the location of the first and last letter of each word.

Setup

Go through the setup instructions for ECMAScript to install the necessary dependencies:

http://exercism.io/languages/ecmascript/installation

Requirements

Install assignment dependencies:

1
$ npm install

Making the test suite pass

Execute the tests with:

1
$ npm test

In the test suites all tests but the first have been skipped.

Once you get a test passing, you can enable the next one by changing xtest to test.

Submitting Incomplete Solutions

It's possible to submit an incomplete solution so you can see how others have completed the exercise.