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$ gem install vimgolf
$ vimgolf setup
$ vimgolf put 58c88ae7229d3b000600001f

Fiddle percentages into real numbers

Get rid of the '%' symbols and shift the decimal place. This is the easier version - all the columns line up.

Start file
1,25.1%,good
2,19.8%,bad
3,30.5%,bad
4,71.4%,good
5,16.8%,bad
6,93.9%,good
8,37.1%,bad
9,35.3%,bad
End file
1,.251,good
2,.198,bad
3,.305,bad
4,.714,good
5,.168,bad
6,.939,good
8,.371,bad
9,.353,bad

View Diff

1,8c1,8
< 1,25.1%,good
< 2,19.8%,bad
< 3,30.5%,bad
< 4,71.4%,good
< 5,16.8%,bad
< 6,93.9%,good
< 8,37.1%,bad
< 9,35.3%,bad
---
> 1,.251,good
> 2,.198,bad
> 3,.305,bad
> 4,.714,good
> 5,.168,bad
> 6,.939,good
> 8,.371,bad
> 9,.353,bad

Solutions

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#168 caplod / caplod - Score: 18 - 03/24/17 @ 13:18
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#169 JerryLee / varXinYuan - Score: 18 - 04/05/17 @ 09:54
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#170 Alec Zhang / alecjzhang - Score: 18 - 04/18/17 @ 23:00
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#171 Juha Paatelma / jpaatelm - Score: 18 - 04/20/17 @ 09:00
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#172 Sean / seanmcclory - Score: 18 - 04/24/17 @ 05:28
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#173 Edouard Piette / EdPiette - Score: 18 - 05/04/17 @ 15:11
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#174 brucesnyder / brucesnyder - Score: 18 - 05/04/17 @ 15:35
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#175 Jenny Johnson / Kippz07 - Score: 18 - 05/06/17 @ 17:16
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#176 Brad Brown / zoocat - Score: 18 - 05/07/17 @ 14:04
qqla.<Esc>f.xlx+q7@qZZ

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#177 Nathan J Slaughter / NjSlaughter - Score: 18 - 05/24/17 @ 02:59
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#178 James Houghton / jamesthoughton - Score: 18 - 07/20/17 @ 15:48
qqf.xT,Pf%x+q7@qZZ

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#179 Tom Taylor / larsonsduck - Score: 18 - 07/27/17 @ 10:45
qqf.x2hPf%x<CR>q8@qZZ

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#180 Jeff / RealJeffIrwin - Score: 18 - 09/29/17 @ 13:50
qqla.<Esc>f.xlx+q7@qZZ

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#181 TpouHuK / TpouHuK_ - Score: 18 - 02/02/18 @ 19:01
qqla.<Esc>f.xlx+q7@qZZ

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#182 Michael D Jones / biotechjones - Score: 18 - 02/03/18 @ 21:28
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#183 renygma / r3nygma - Score: 18 - 02/06/18 @ 20:49
qqla.<Esc>f.xlx+q7@qZZ

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#184 Kaydo Alders / Yousousen - Score: 18 - 03/16/18 @ 10:35
qqwa.<Esc>f.xlx+q7@qZZ

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#185 kim🤔 / kimception - Score: 19 - 03/17/17 @ 22:05
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#186 Abhishek Amberkar / greenmang0 - Score: 19 - 03/26/17 @ 13:13
qqla.<Esc>f.xf%.Wq7@qZZ

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#187 Atsushi Terada / terada_atsushi - Score: 19 - 03/29/17 @ 12:31
<C-V>GlA.<Esc>2f.<C-V>8jxl.:wq<CR>

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#188 raffitz / raffitz - Score: 19 - 04/19/17 @ 17:30
qqla.<Esc>f.xlxj0q7@qZZ

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#189 Luke DeWitt / lanewalkerx - Score: 19 - 04/25/17 @ 22:26
qala.<Esc>3lxlxj0q7@aZZ

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#190 Ryan Coopersmith / RyanCoopersmit1 - Score: 19 - 06/04/17 @ 17:03
qqla.<Esc>f.xlxj0q7@qZZ

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#191 sebastian pech / specht08 - Score: 19 - 06/08/17 @ 18:10
qq0la.<Esc>f.xlxjq7@qZZ

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#192 Prithviraj Patil / dummyprithviraj - Score: 19 - 12/03/17 @ 16:07
qawa.<Esc>t.lxlx<CR>q7@aZZ

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#193 martin tourneboeuf / martintournebo1 - Score: 19 - 02/07/18 @ 20:00
qqla.<Esc>lllxlxWq7@qZZ

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#194 Sean Earle / Hell_Rok - Score: 19 - 05/04/18 @ 07:10
qbla.<Esc>elxlxj0q7@bZZ

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#195 Jonathan Camilleri / Too_Many_Taken - Score: 19 - 05/26/18 @ 11:24
:%norm f%xF.xF,p<CR>ZZ

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#196 coryknapp / coryknapp - Score: 20 - 03/16/17 @ 06:30
qqlli.<Esc>3lxlxj0q7@qZZ

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#197 Milovan Zogovic / zogash - Score: 20 - 04/13/17 @ 07:08
:%norm la.<C-V><Esc>3lxlx<CR>ZZ

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#198 Igor Melnyk / IrodrigesM - Score: 20 - 04/28/17 @ 13:08
qq^2wi.<Right><Right><Del><Right><Del><Esc>jq7@qZZ

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#199 IgnatiusMcGowan / IgnatiusMcGowan - Score: 20 - 05/23/17 @ 23:03
qq2li.<Esc>f.xlx<Down>0q7@qZZ

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#200 Eric Coleman / EpicColeman - Score: 21 - 03/15/17 @ 17:46
qq^f%xF.xT,i.<Esc>jq7@qZZ

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#201 Ryan Jarrett / texmexas - Score: 21 - 04/03/17 @ 14:50
:%s/[%.]//g<CR>l<C-V>8kA.<Esc>ZZ

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#202 Alexander Gryson / agryson - Score: 21 - 05/01/17 @ 14:51
4l<C-V>G4lx3hp:%s/%//g<CR>ZZ

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#203 Elliott Mantock / elGatoMantocko - Score: 22 - 04/30/17 @ 19:11
qqf,a.<Esc>f.xf%xj^@qq@qZZ

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#204 Colin Jacobs / coljac - Score: 27 - 03/15/17 @ 00:32
:%s/\(..\).\(.\)%/.\1\2/<CR>ZZ

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#205 Rodrigo García / garcialeonrodri - Score: 28 - 04/01/17 @ 16:46
:%s/\(..\)\.\(.\)%/\.\1\2<CR>ZZ

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#206 Souvik maji / SouvikMaji94 - Score: 30 - 03/19/17 @ 11:49
qa<Right>a.<Right><Right><Del><Right><Del><Esc>1<CR>q@a@a@a@a@a@a@aZZ

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#207 boggs / b_ggs - Score: 31 - 03/17/17 @ 02:52
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#208 Benny / mail2benny - Score: 37 - 06/15/17 @ 10:00
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#209 Naz Malik / nazwhale - Score: 73 - 04/20/17 @ 08:10
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