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multiple cursor alternative - 978 entries

from: https://www.reddit.com/r/vim/comments/6w5pfa/crosspost_from_remacs_how_would_you_do_this_in_vim/

  • Best score: 19
  • Best player score: 21
  • Number of attempts: 4
Learn some german verbs - 371 entries

The list needs to be structured so we can print in verbatim and feel ok about how it looks.

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 21
  • Number of attempts: 6
Basic renumbering - 4383 entries

Renumbering Basic.

  • Best score: 2
  • Best player score: 18
  • Number of attempts: 3
Split line with dots - 1747 entries

This line is too long, split it.

  • Best score: 15
  • Best player score: 18
  • Number of attempts: 3
Array transposition - 1417 entries

Transpose two arrays into one.

  • Best score: 16
  • Best player score: 17
  • Number of attempts: 7
Copy three lines - 1871 entries

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

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 18
  • Number of attempts: 4
A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 ! - 9280 entries

A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 !

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 12
  • Number of attempts: 2
Words in parens - 10646 entries

We should all ace this, right?

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 15
  • Number of attempts: 2
Just the middle - 8777 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 7
  • Number of attempts: 5
V to the i - 3693 entries

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

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 7
  • Number of attempts: 3
Vice versa - 5635 entries

Little role switching.

  • Best score: 2
  • Best player score: 12
  • Number of attempts: 5
Team names - 1333 entries

The team names are misspelled.

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 16
  • Number of attempts: 3
Swap values - 3316 entries

Well, swap the values...

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 13
  • Number of attempts: 2
Every other line - 1937 entries

AaAaAaA

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 12
  • Number of attempts: 8
-a-b-c- - 2474 entries

Put hyphens everywhere.

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 14
  • Number of attempts: 4
I forgot quotes - 10876 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 14
  • Number of attempts: 4
Number Sort - 231 entries

sort the list of newline-separated numbers incrementally. Numbers are in the range 1 to 1000, with 500 missing

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 9
  • Number of attempts: 2
One number per line - 11400 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 14
  • Number of attempts: 5
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