Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

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

Changelog, Rules & FAQ, updates: @vimgolf, RSS.

Your VimGolf key: please sign in

$ gem install vimgolf
$ vimgolf setup
$ vimgolf put 4d1c1a3cf655cd081000000d

A Simple One

Here is a very simple one - just to illustrate/introduce a vim feature that some people seem to miss...

Start file
999 1999
End file
1024 2048

View Diff

1c1
< 999 1999
---
> 1024 2048

Solutions

The best way to learn is to practice. Below, you will find some of the solutions other golfers have entered. To unlock higher ranked solutions, submit your own entry which does as well or better than the solutions you can currently see - climb the ladder!

Check out these helpful resources to improve your Vim skills... Game on.

Unlock 562 remaining solutions by signing in and submitting your own entry
#563 Joe Mansour / @jmanso5 - Score: 41 - 12/30/10 @ 15:48
i1024<Del><Del><Del><Right><Del><Del><Del><Del>2048<Esc>:q<CR>:wq<CR>

0 comments


Created by: @bjjwillis

563 active golfers, 840 entries

Leaderboard (lowest score wins):
9
#181 - Julien Pivotto / @roidelapluie

03/17/2011 at 09:11AM

9
#182 - Frederik Mogensen / @fmogensen

03/30/2011 at 11:43PM

9
#183 - Jeff Sacks / @jeff_sacks

04/01/2011 at 09:48PM

9
#184 - Terje Larsen / @terlars

04/07/2011 at 11:06PM

9
#185 - Cyclopdev / @Cyclopdev

04/14/2011 at 03:57PM

9
#186 - jrmxrf / @jrmxrf

04/18/2011 at 03:51AM

9
#187 - Tim Andersson / @Boerworz

04/19/2011 at 11:12PM

9
#188 - asdasdasdasd / @asdary183h74891

04/29/2011 at 06:26AM

9
#189 - sorami / @boredoms

05/01/2011 at 12:18AM

9
#190 - Ilya Strukov / @i1ey

05/01/2011 at 04:51PM

9
#191 - Marco Ippolito / @maroloccio

05/09/2011 at 01:03AM

9
#192 - Ragunathan Pattabi / @rpattabi

05/10/2011 at 08:16AM

9
#193 - Mohammed / @mbadran

05/14/2011 at 01:27PM

9
#194 - kjrn / @kjrnleto

05/20/2011 at 08:26PM

9
#195 - mightyfoo / @mightyfoo

05/26/2011 at 02:49PM

9
#196 - Ian McCowan / @valrus

05/30/2011 at 12:43AM

9
#197 - wusher / @wusher

06/01/2011 at 02:14AM

9
#198 - Omar Ramos / @_omarramos

06/04/2011 at 05:08PM

9
#199 - Bryan Kendall / @bkendall

06/06/2011 at 08:30PM

9
#200 - Wojciech Pietrzak / @astropanic

06/07/2011 at 07:36PM

9
#201 - Vojtěch Šívr / @VojtechSivr

06/09/2011 at 07:28PM

9
#202 - Black Wolf / @LoboVimGolf

06/16/2011 at 02:06PM

9
#203 - Rolf Bjaanes / @rolfb

06/17/2011 at 02:20PM

9
#204 - Rolf K. / @mindleftbody

06/17/2011 at 03:42PM

9
#205 - not so punk :] / @notsopunk

06/19/2011 at 04:33PM

9
#206 - Justin Love / @wondible

06/23/2011 at 12:51PM

9
#207 - Johan Sveholm / @rymdtjuren

06/24/2011 at 02:31AM

9
#208 - Dan Masquelier / @danmasq

07/01/2011 at 06:23AM

9
#209 - Sammasati / @sammasati0

07/16/2011 at 05:45PM

9
#210 - Hu Junfeng / @junfeng

07/19/2011 at 11:33AM