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$ gem install vimgolf
$ vimgolf setup
$ vimgolf put 4f6144f46938f20001000061

un-C-escape string

Convert escape sequences to characters

Start file
s\x6fme\tt\x65xt\n\"Sa\155ba\u201d: \\\\net\\share
\x73\x75\x70\x65\x72\x63\x61\x6c\x69\x66\x72\x61\x67\x69\x6c\x69\x73\x74\x69\x63\x65\x78\x70\x69\x61\x6c\x69\x64\x6f\x63\x69\x6f\x75\x73
End file
some	text
"Samba”: \\net\share
supercalifragilisticexpialidocious

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1,2c1,3
< s\x6fme\tt\x65xt\n\"Sa\155ba\u201d: \\\\net\\share
< \x73\x75\x70\x65\x72\x63\x61\x6c\x69\x66\x72\x61\x67\x69\x6c\x69\x73\x74\x69\x63\x65\x78\x70\x69\x61\x6c\x69\x64\x6f\x63\x69\x6f\x75\x73
---
> some	text
> "Samba”: \\net\share
> supercalifragilisticexpialidocious

Solutions

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#37 mnx / mnxx - Score: 12 - 12/05/13 @ 07:51
c)<C-R>="<C-R>""<CR><Esc>ZZ

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#38 Domingue Justin / _jdomingue - Score: 12 - 01/03/14 @ 01:05
c)<C-R>="<C-R>""<CR><Esc>ZZ

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#39 Joonas Pihlajamaa / jokkebk - Score: 12 - 03/27/14 @ 10:29
c}<C-R>="<C-R>""<CR><Esc>ZZ

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#40 John Braxler / braxler - Score: 12 - 10/20/14 @ 17:46
c}<C-R>="<C-R>""<CR><Esc>ZZ

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#41 Matthieu Crapet / mcr05 - Score: 12 - 03/05/15 @ 21:00
2C<C-R>="<C-R>""<CR><Esc>ZZ

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#42 Carsten Dreesbach / HerbCSO - Score: 12 - 10/22/15 @ 08:42
c)<C-R>="<C-R>""<CR><Esc>ZZ

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#43 Jon Krause / jkrause314 - Score: 12 - 01/19/16 @ 01:25
c}<C-R>="<C-R>""<CR><Esc>ZZ

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#44 magdzikk / magdzikk1 - Score: 14 - 04/14/12 @ 14:19
c)<C-R>="<C-R>""<CR>Z<BS><Esc>ZZ

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#45 Jan Paul Erkelens / jperkelens - Score: 15 - 04/26/12 @ 21:13
c)<C-R>="<0xc2><0xae><BS><C-R>""<CR><Esc>ZZ

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Created by: yoyoyojomo

45 active golfers, 51 entries

Leaderboard (lowest score wins):
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#1 - Tim Chase / gumnos

03/15/2012 at 02:11AM

12
#2 - 無ん垢の叫び / john_ababa

03/15/2012 at 08:32AM

12
#3 - Jiří Chára / JiriChara

03/15/2012 at 11:17AM

12
#4 - Trevor Powell / DoomedBunnies

03/15/2012 at 11:19AM

12
#5 - Federico Galassi / federicogalassi

03/15/2012 at 12:02PM

12
#6 - h_east (トロッコ6個) / h_east

03/18/2012 at 01:42AM

12
#7 - Analog / analogp1xel

03/18/2012 at 01:57AM

12
#8 - Michał Wróbel / sparrovv_

03/18/2012 at 08:17PM

12
#9 - Abdel Said / abdelsaid

03/26/2012 at 01:14PM

12
#10 - Scott Nielsen / smniel

03/28/2012 at 07:53AM

12
#11 - Matthieu Honel / ocus

03/30/2012 at 09:51AM

12
#12 - Christoph Stock / christophstock

04/04/2012 at 11:54AM

12
#13 - Jonas Samuelsson / RegalSkeppet

04/05/2012 at 10:45AM

12
#14 - learninghang / learninghang

04/14/2012 at 02:46AM

12
#15 - jDeveloper / jDevEE

04/24/2012 at 06:08PM

12
#16 - Rod Knowlton / codelahoma

04/27/2012 at 01:08AM

12
#17 - Neil / spameldoon

04/28/2012 at 10:03AM

12
#18 - Eric Weikl / ericweikl

05/02/2012 at 08:00PM

12
#19 - Sebastian Kusnier / skusnier

05/03/2012 at 08:09PM

12
#20 - Christian Gaida / chgaida

05/06/2012 at 09:55PM

12
#21 - Evgeny Persienko / zzazab

05/12/2012 at 05:53AM

12
#22 - Urtica dioica / udioica

05/13/2012 at 09:45PM

12
#23 - CyLiu / CyLiu

05/15/2012 at 02:14PM

12
#24 - Javier Blanco / jbgutierrez

05/23/2012 at 08:07PM

12
#25 - Justin Love / wondible

05/29/2012 at 05:04PM

12
#26 - Benoit Mortgat / Benoit_Mortgat

06/06/2012 at 04:50AM

12
#27 - John Dahlström / dahlstromjohn

07/01/2012 at 09:54PM

12
#28 - Raúl Jara / rauljara

07/09/2012 at 01:33PM

12
#29 - Conner McDaniel / connermcd

09/18/2012 at 04:41AM

12
#30 - Alex Shapovalov / shapov

12/14/2012 at 11:19PM

12
#31 - Marco Hinz / _mhinz_

05/24/2013 at 02:31PM

12
#32 - joe di castro / joe_di_castro

08/04/2013 at 09:52AM

12
#33 - James / Dronak

08/30/2013 at 12:16PM

12
#34 - yaon / yaon4

09/09/2013 at 02:35PM

12
#35 - hiding / I_haveno_name

10/08/2013 at 07:25AM

12
#36 - Alexander Gyoshev / alex_gyoshev

10/30/2013 at 02:02PM

12
#37 - mnx / mnxx

12/05/2013 at 07:51AM

12
#38 - Domingue Justin / _jdomingue

01/03/2014 at 01:05AM

12
#39 - Joonas Pihlajamaa / jokkebk

03/27/2014 at 10:29AM

12
#40 - John Braxler / braxler

10/20/2014 at 05:46PM

12
#41 - Matthieu Crapet / mcr05

03/05/2015 at 09:00PM

12
#42 - Carsten Dreesbach / HerbCSO

10/22/2015 at 08:42AM

12
#43 - Jon Krause / jkrause314

01/19/2016 at 01:25AM

14
#44 - magdzikk / magdzikk1

04/14/2012 at 02:19PM

15
#45 - Jan Paul Erkelens / jperkelens

04/26/2012 at 09:13PM