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$ gem install vimgolf
$ vimgolf setup
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Simple text editing with Vim

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

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# Appending text:
The name "Vim" is an acronym for "Vi IMproved"
The name "Vim" is an acronym for

# Editing text:
Vim is a text editor originally released by Bram Moolenaar in 1991 for the Amiga
Trivia: Vim is a text editor released by Bram Moolenaar in 1991 for the Amiga

# Deleting text:
Vim has a vi compatibility mode
Vim has a vi compatibility mode but when not in this mode Vim has many enhancements over vi
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Make the pairs of lines match up by making each second line same as first:

# Appending text:
The name "Vim" is an acronym for "Vi IMproved"
The name "Vim" is an acronym for "Vi IMproved"

# Editing text:
Vim is a text editor originally released by Bram Moolenaar in 1991 for the Amiga
Vim is a text editor originally released by Bram Moolenaar in 1991 for the Amiga

# Deleting text:
Vim has a vi compatibility mode
Vim has a vi compatibility mode

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< The name "Vim" is an acronym for
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> The name "Vim" is an acronym for "Vi IMproved"
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< Trivia: Vim is a text editor released by Bram Moolenaar in 1991 for the Amiga
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> Vim is a text editor originally released by Bram Moolenaar in 1991 for the Amiga
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< Vim has a vi compatibility mode but when not in this mode Vim has many enhancements over vi
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> Vim has a vi compatibility mode

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#22 - Jason Then / @racc69

08/08/2011 at 01:44AM

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#>22 - Jason Then / @racc69

08/08/2011 at 01:51AM

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#>22 - Jason Then / @racc69

08/08/2011 at 01:54AM

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#>795 - Jason Then / @racc69

08/08/2011 at 01:43AM

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#>1801 - Jason Then / @racc69

08/08/2011 at 01:42AM

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#>1911 - Jason Then / @racc69

08/08/2011 at 01:41AM

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#>2093 - Jason Then / @racc69

08/08/2011 at 01:41AM

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#>2297 - Jason Then / @racc69

08/08/2011 at 01:38AM

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#>2297 - Jason Then / @racc69

08/08/2011 at 01:40AM

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#>2405 - Jason Then / @racc69

08/08/2011 at 01:37AM

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#>2476 - Jason Then / @racc69

08/08/2011 at 01:36AM

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#>2557 - Jason Then / @racc69

08/08/2011 at 01:35AM

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#>2627 - Jason Then / @racc69

08/08/2011 at 01:34AM

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#>2690 - Jason Then / @racc69

08/08/2011 at 01:33AM

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#>2857 - Jason Then / @racc69

08/08/2011 at 01:31AM

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#>2961 - Jason Then / @racc69

08/08/2011 at 01:30AM