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
Summing Digits within Text
Getting the row and column location from a matrix
Say something funny
find the maximum element of the matrix
Get the area codes from a list of phone numbers
Times 2 - START HERE
Find the longest sequence of 1's in a binary sequence.
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