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Top X

The End File is the Top 10 Vimgolf Leaderboard at June 29, 2013. This is a second version, with a great contribution of @udioica. X is ten in Roman,a numeric system in ancient Rome

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udioica udioica gumnos gumnos wondible wondible h_east h_east gumnos KersonHsiao h_east federicogalassi federicogalassi gumnos connermcd connermcd federicogalassi h_east clvv42 clvv42 wondible DoomedBunnies DoomedBunnies clvv42 udioica connermcd _mhinz_ _mhinz_ DoomedBunnies
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udioica gumnos wondible h_east KersonHsiao federicogalassi connermcd clvv42 DoomedBunnies _mhinz_

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--- top10_st1	2013-06-29 19:33:28.693000000 +0200
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-udioica udioica gumnos gumnos wondible wondible h_east h_east gumnos KersonHsiao h_east federicogalassi federicogalassi gumnos connermcd connermcd federicogalassi h_east clvv42 clvv42 wondible DoomedBunnies DoomedBunnies clvv42 udioica connermcd _mhinz_ _mhinz_ DoomedBunnies
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+udioica gumnos wondible h_east KersonHsiao federicogalassi connermcd clvv42 DoomedBunnies _mhinz_
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#51 Ziad Jiryes / ZJiryes - Score: 33 - 08/08/13 @ 14:04
dWWW..WW..W..W..W...W..W....W.xZZ

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#52 James / Dronak - Score: 33 - 08/29/13 @ 21:48
dww.w.w.w.w.w..w...w..w.....w.xZZ

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#53 Arturo Escaip / arturoescaip - Score: 33 - 09/03/13 @ 01:44
dWWW..WW..W..W..W...W..W....W.xZZ

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#54 Yongho / YONG_HO - Score: 34 - 07/04/13 @ 09:20
dWWW..WW..W..W..W...W..W....W.x<Esc>ZZ

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#55 Hachez Floran / FloranHachez - Score: 34 - 09/02/13 @ 22:03
<CR>dww.w.w.w.w.w..w....w.w....w..xZZ

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#56 Lluís Mª Bosch / LluisMa - Score: 35 - 06/30/13 @ 00:33
dww.ww..w.w.w...w...w..w4.w.x><Esc><Esc><Esc>ZZ

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#57 Lyuben Petrov / LyubenP - Score: 35 - 07/01/13 @ 18:18
dww.ww..w.w.w...w...w..w....w.x<Esc><Esc>ZZ

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#58 Timothée Gauthier / zmf_tim - Score: 35 - 07/09/13 @ 11:35
:ru<Tab><Tab> $_=$_.split.uniq.join(' ')<CR>ZZ

zmf_tim: You can delete my entry if :rubydo isn't allowed

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#59 Gurukandhamoorthi / Gurukandhamoor1 - Score: 35 - 08/31/17 @ 15:32
qq"Ayw:s/<C-R><C-W>//g<CR>d0q9@q"ap$x?  <CR>x0xZZ

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#60 Vincent Lee / vincentleest - Score: 38 - 07/03/13 @ 16:23
wd2w2wd2wwdww2dww2dww3dwwdww5dwwdwx<Esc>ZZ

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#61 Oliver Christ / 0liverChrist - Score: 51 - 09/18/13 @ 22:21
wdwdwwwdwdwwdwwdwwdwdwwdwdwdwwdwdwwdwdwdwdwwdwdwxZZ

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#62 mooqual / mooqual - Score: 80 - 06/30/13 @ 02:43
*dWndWNw*dWndWndWNw*dWndWNw*dWndWndWNw*W*dWndWNw*dWndWNw*dWndWNw*dWndWnw*dWx:wq<CR>

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#63 David J Siefert / davidjsiefert - Score: 88 - 12/20/13 @ 17:27
:s/<BS><BS>%s/ /\r/g<CR>gGG:1<CR>ddjddjddjddjddjddddjddddjddddddjddjddddddddddjdd<Esc>J:1<CR>JJJJJJJJJ<Esc>:wq<CR>

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Created by: zulolosi

63 active golfers, 163 entries

Leaderboard (lowest score wins):
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#1 - Urtica dioica / udioica

06/30/2013 at 08:57PM

18
#2 - Dan / dan_winkler

08/30/2013 at 09:09PM

18
#3 - John Braxler / braxler

04/14/2014 at 07:11PM

18
#4 - Turkey Man / lvturkeyman

12/18/2017 at 07:39AM

20
#5 - Ingo / ist3fani

07/28/2013 at 02:32PM

20
#6 - Petro Тrouq / zulolosi

08/31/2013 at 06:24AM

21
#7 - Steve Tjoa / stevetjoa

07/03/2013 at 05:12PM

21
#8 - Alexey / kramar42

07/04/2013 at 02:17PM

21
#9 - Matt Cook / mattcook08

07/10/2013 at 10:00PM

21
#10 - ———đίxίє—flαтlίиє——— / _dixie_flatline

07/20/2013 at 04:21AM

21
#11 - Chris Webb / chriswebb_42

08/23/2013 at 10:57AM

21
#12 - Barry Nichols / Barry_Nichols

08/31/2013 at 02:45PM

21
#13 - Stephen Drodge / sjdrodge

09/10/2013 at 03:18AM

21
#14 - Trevor Powell / DoomedBunnies

09/12/2013 at 07:10AM

21
#15 - Pedro Santos / pedrosans

03/25/2014 at 09:34PM

22
#16 - Kerson Hsiao / KersonHsiao

09/13/2014 at 09:42AM

24
#17 - Woojung Kim 김우중 / _kimwz

07/15/2013 at 04:25AM

24
#18 - Nathan / NathanHarperoni

07/17/2013 at 04:59PM

24
#19 - Tyler / tylerbindon

10/21/2013 at 04:32AM

24
#20 - Joonas Pihlajamaa / jokkebk

03/15/2014 at 09:56AM

24
#21 - Carlos A Henríquez Q / lagunex

01/19/2015 at 12:22PM

24
#22 - Jon Krause / jkrause314

10/19/2015 at 03:07AM

25
#23 - Bradd Szonye / bszonye

07/10/2013 at 01:14AM

25
#24 - Bruno Sutic / brunosutic

07/18/2013 at 04:58AM

26
#25 - For the Golf of Vim / OfVim

07/02/2013 at 01:45AM

26
#26 - cj / cj01101

08/04/2013 at 04:22AM

26
#27 - brett / brettyukich

09/19/2013 at 11:49PM

26
#28 - Brian Olpin / bolpin

03/29/2014 at 03:49PM

26
#29 - Paulo H Baumann / PauloBaumann

12/13/2015 at 12:58AM

27
#30 - Justin / justinjaffray

06/29/2013 at 09:08PM