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 - 13796 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 19
  • Number of attempts: 1
Split line with dots - 1894 entries

This line is too long, split it.

  • Best score: 15
  • Best player score: 18
  • Number of attempts: 1
Scrambled numbers - 743 entries

Four is NOT 1. One is 1.

  • Best score: 18
  • Best player score: 23
  • Number of attempts: 3
Basic renumbering - 4767 entries

Renumbering Basic.

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 15
  • Number of attempts: 3
A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 ! - 9663 entries

A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 !

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 11
  • Number of attempts: 1
Just the middle - 9547 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 8
  • Number of attempts: 1
Simple, Practical, and Common - 26319 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: 22
  • Number of attempts: 4
Collect List - 3578 entries

Convert to comma separated list.

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 12
  • Number of attempts: 1
Simple text editing with Vim - 10608 entries

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

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 14
  • Number of attempts: 1
V to the i - 4054 entries

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

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 8
  • Number of attempts: 1
switch variable - 4390 entries

how fast can you switch two variable ?

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 12
  • Number of attempts: 1
Vice versa - 6151 entries

Little role switching.

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 12
  • Number of attempts: 6
That hyphen - 2236 entries

"vim vi improved"

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 12
  • Number of attempts: 1
comments galore - 910 entries

Basic comment reformatting

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 10
  • Number of attempts: 1
Swap values - 3696 entries

Well, swap the values...

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 13
  • Number of attempts: 3
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