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Played Challenges

convert yml into java pojo field - 669 entries

How fast vim can create fields for java pojo i.e class declaration referring to a (simple) yml file

  • Best score: 29
  • Best player score: 32
  • Number of attempts: 1
Simple, Practical, and Common - 25700 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: 25
  • Number of attempts: 3
Box it - 3519 entries

Create a box around a line.

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 24
  • Number of attempts: 2
One to Ten - 1088 entries

Generate the sequence of numbers from 1 to 10, one number per line. Inspired by this Reddit thread: https://redd.it/ak4it2

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 14
  • Number of attempts: 1
Flip the bit - 76 entries

Change the specific 0 to a 1.

  • Best score: 8
  • Best player score: 10
  • Number of attempts: 1
remove lines containing the word "reader" - 1865 entries

easy stuff

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 9
  • Number of attempts: 4
V to the i - 3973 entries

Input is 99 V's. Output is 100 i's.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 7
  • Number of attempts: 2
I forgot quotes - 12148 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 15
  • Number of attempts: 2
-a-b-c- - 2635 entries

Put hyphens everywhere.

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 17
  • Number of attempts: 1
Every other line - 2128 entries

AaAaAaA

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 23
  • Number of attempts: 1
Applying same text modification in several lines - 1778 entries

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

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 17
  • Number of attempts: 1
A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 ! - 9599 entries

A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 !

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 16
  • Number of attempts: 1
Copy three lines - 2128 entries

If the site is up (by some miracle), make the text under every header identical.

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 19
  • Number of attempts: 1
Saphire Lattice
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A lurking dragoness who doesn't checks Twitter that often. Thinks programming is shiny and meddles with foreign language

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