Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

Pick a challenge, fire up Vim, and show us what you got.

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

Played Challenges

One number per line - 14399 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 60
  • Number of attempts: 1
Applying same text modification in several lines - 2036 entries

Remove identical text at the beginning of several lines and the closing parenthesis.

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 45
  • Number of attempts: 2
Box it - 4459 entries

Create a box around a line.

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 36
  • Number of attempts: 2
Simple text editing with Vim - 10703 entries

Make the pairs of lines match up by making each second line same as first

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 54
  • Number of attempts: 1
The Cake is a Lie - 1140 entries

Correct the capitalization of each word

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 9
  • Number of attempts: 3
Bad Copy Syntax - 1102 entries

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

  • Best score: 19
  • Best player score: 39
  • Number of attempts: 3
Simple, Practical, and Common - 27133 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: 22
  • Best player score: 34
  • Number of attempts: 2
Just the middle - 9759 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 10
  • Number of attempts: 2
Add semicolons - 4724 entries

Simply add a semicolon at the end of each line

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 18
  • Number of attempts: 3
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