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Write a program that prints a spiral of ASCII characters. The size of the spiral's longest edge, n, should be configurable.

The spiral's first edge should go to the right and have length n. Each subsequent edge should be one unit shorter than the last.

if the input is 7, I should get the output as:
# # # # # # #
    # # #   #
    #   #   #
    #       #
    # # # # #

What I have tried:

I'm trying many ways, but am not able to resolve.
Updated 14-Sep-23 9:49am
Andre Oosthuizen 14-Aug-23 10:21am    
Quote: Im trying in many ways but not able to resolve - you need to show us what you have tried and then where you are stuck.
Richard MacCutchan 14-Aug-23 10:56am    
Look at the sequnce of characters. You just need to work out an algorithm for the number of spaces in each line.
Dave Kreskowiak 14-Aug-23 18:23pm    
You'll get one hint: 2D array.

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