See my function "seqle" on FileExchange. It may not be as compact, but it's easy to use and both encodes and decodes.
The problem statement would have been clearer if the principle of RLE had been explained with an encoding example first. Alternatively, it would have been useful to explicitly mention that the data in vector x is being read pairwise.
ugly but more fun than loops!
note: repelem did not exist back when this problem was created
not limited to 1-9
This is my favourite
Best score without regexp
Back to basics 15 - Benchmark
letter yes yes & letter no no
Narcissistic number ?
Get the area codes from a list of phone numbers
Remove all the words that end with "ain"
Maximum running product for a string of numbers
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