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

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$ gem install vimgolf
$ vimgolf setup
$ vimgolf put 540629666a1e4000020d9e5a

-a-b-c-

Put hyphens everywhere.

Start file
abcdefghijklm
End file
-a-b-c-d-e-f-g-h-i-j-k-l-m-

View Diff

1c1
< abcdefghijklm
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> -a-b-c-d-e-f-g-h-i-j-k-l-m-

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#1079 bluehat / @b1u3h4t - Score: 81 - 09/17/14 @ 15:44
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#400 - See BEAMs through walls / @hauleth

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#406 - Amit Verma / @amitv12

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#407 - Lily / @lilibethdlc

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#408 - Vim Fandango / @VimFandango

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#413 - Dario Avitabile / @tutticapaci

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#415 - madka / @lachrimae_pavan

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#416 - Carlos López / @morrizon

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#417 - Vim Golfer / @golfing_vim

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#418 - April Gentle / @chen327684096

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#419 - iamevn / @iamevn

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#420 - Florent F. / @floff01

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