Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

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$ gem install vimgolf
$ vimgolf setup
$ vimgolf put [challenge ID]

Played Challenges

Add string initializers to an enum - 285 entries

Change Typescript enum so that it has string initializers.

  • Best score: 2
  • Best player score: 32
  • Number of attempts: 1
Simple, Practical, and Common - 26339 entries

Simple things we do all the time should be able to be done with very few keystrokes, but sometimes I find something I need to do makes me go, "There MUST be a better way." This challenge is just a simple movement and entering text at a certain place.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 28
  • Number of attempts: 3
Reorder the groups - 605 entries

Change the order so that the groups of fruit come before the vegetables.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 32
  • Number of attempts: 2
citizen_hacks_2019_challenge4 - 46 entries

For the Citizen Hacks 2019 Vim competition.

  • Best score: 5
  • Best player score: 8
  • Number of attempts: 3
citizen_hacks_2019_challenge5 - 63 entries

For the Citizen Hacks 2019 Vim competition.

  • Best score: 6
  • Best player score: 8
  • Number of attempts: 2
One number per line - 13841 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 21
  • Number of attempts: 4
citizen_hacks_2019_challenge2 - 108 entries

For the Citizen Hacks 2019 Vim competition.

  • Best score: 6
  • Best player score: 6
  • Number of attempts: 4
Cool or not? - 542 entries

abc trying to be cool or not...

  • Best score: 15
  • Best player score: 16
  • Number of attempts: 5
Bad Copy Syntax - 865 entries

Copy should be from right to left, but sometimes you type it wrong.

  • Best score: 19
  • Best player score: 21
  • Number of attempts: 2
remove lines containing the word "reader" - 2035 entries

easy stuff

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 10
  • Number of attempts: 5
Add semicolons - 3657 entries

Simply add a semicolon at the end of each line

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 10
  • Number of attempts: 10
Just the middle - 9554 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 8
  • Number of attempts: 2
Words in parens - 11284 entries

We should all ace this, right?

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 22
  • Number of attempts: 1
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