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$ gem install vimgolf
$ vimgolf setup
$ vimgolf put 596dd9ca448256000c000011

Array transposition

Transpose two arrays into one.

Start file
[1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,0]
[a,b,c,d,e,f,g,h,i,j]
End file
[1,a,2,b,3,c,4,d,5,e,6,f,7,g,8,h,9,i,0,j]

View Diff

1,2c1
< [1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,0]
< [a,b,c,d,e,f,g,h,i,j]
---
> [1,a,2,b,3,c,4,d,5,e,6,f,7,g,8,h,9,i,0,j]

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#174 Jay Knight / jayknight - Score: 28 - 05/03/18 @ 16:32
2lqqma<CR>lde`ap2lq9@q2hr,<CR>ddZZ

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#175 frank p / icedearth55 - Score: 28 - 05/11/18 @ 14:49
2lqqma<CR>lde`ap2lq9@q2hr,<CR>ddZZ

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#176 Jonathan Camilleri / Too_Many_Taken - Score: 28 - 05/24/18 @ 13:06
lmajqq`ade``P3lq9@qhhr,kddZZ

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#177 Kris Ezra / kris_ezra - Score: 28 - 06/13/18 @ 04:16
jwmaqqde<C-O>f,p`aq9@qea,j<Esc>jddZZ

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#178 Agung Tiso Sorlawan / Tisorlawan - Score: 29 - 07/18/17 @ 17:03
f,qqmm<CR>ldf,`mp;q9@qla,j<Esc>jddZZ

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#179 Gurukandhamoorthi / Gurukandhamoor1 - Score: 29 - 07/18/17 @ 17:06
jxklqqmm<CR>df,`mlplq9@qkJr,hxZZ

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#180 William Dunand / wdunand - Score: 29 - 07/24/17 @ 01:08
jlqqi<C-Y><C-Y><Esc>ki  <Esc>jllq9@qhhr,kddZZ

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#181 Cheer / yougec - Score: 29 - 08/11/17 @ 02:34
jxklqqmm<CR>df,`mlplq9@qkJr,hxZZ

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#182 ken ore / ken60625 - Score: 29 - 08/18/17 @ 15:21
jxklqqmm<CR>df,`mlplq9@qkJr,hxZZ

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#183 SirVimGolf / SirVimGolf - Score: 29 - 08/23/17 @ 16:28
f,qqma<CR>ldf,`ap;q9@qea,j<Esc>jddZZ

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#184 Jason / linlin110 - Score: 29 - 08/24/17 @ 00:52
%hqqjvhyklp4h<Esc>q9@qllr,jdd:wq<CR>

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#185 Zel / Zel98836552 - Score: 29 - 09/07/17 @ 21:24
jxklqqmm<CR>df,`mlplq9@qkJr,hxZZ

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#186 jirgn / jirgn - Score: 29 - 09/16/17 @ 17:58
qqf,mm2Gldf,`mpq8@qla,j<Esc>jddZZ

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#187 Matt Rixman / MattRixman - Score: 29 - 10/10/17 @ 21:22
jxklqqmm<CR>df,`mlplq9@qkJr,hxZZ

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#188 HC / soarersiuhc - Score: 29 - 10/21/17 @ 00:10
jxklqqmm<CR>df,`mlplq9@qkJr,hxZZ

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#189 watermelon man / lonelyrollingdr - Score: 29 - 11/05/17 @ 03:41
jxklqqmm<CR>df,`mlplq9@qkJr,hxZZ

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#190 Veljko Dimic / v2dimic - Score: 29 - 02/06/18 @ 22:37
f,qqmm<CR>ldf,`mp;q9@qla,j<Esc>jddZZ

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#191 GreenPinguin / GreenPinguin2 - Score: 29 - 03/08/18 @ 13:54
f,qqmm<CR>ldf,`mp;q9@qla,j<Esc>jddZZ

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#192 Jon Simpson / NodeStreamer - Score: 29 - 03/22/18 @ 22:12
jlqqi<C-Y><C-Y><Esc>ki  <Esc>jllq9@qhhr,kddZZ

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#193 黒澤亮二 / rjkuro - Score: 30 - 07/18/17 @ 12:53
$hqqjhy2wklp4bq9@qwwr,<Esc>jdd:wq<CR>

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#194 AleksandarTrifunovic / akstrfn - Score: 30 - 07/18/17 @ 16:53
f,qqmm<CR>ldf,`mpf,q9@qla,j<Esc><CR>ddZZ

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#195 Ewoud Smeur / Ewoud90 - Score: 30 - 07/19/17 @ 11:46
f,qqmm<CR>ldf,`mpf,q9@qla,j<Esc>jddZZ

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#196 Stephan Bugnon / stephanbugnon - Score: 30 - 07/19/17 @ 16:51
jx-qqf,mh+df,`hpq9@q$i,j<Esc>jddZZ

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#197 Harsh Kumar / datsleepyguy - Score: 30 - 07/21/17 @ 15:29
f,qqmm<CR>ldf,`mpf,q9@qla,j<Esc><CR>ddZZ

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#198 Cyrus Nikolaidis / CyrusNikolaidis - Score: 30 - 08/20/17 @ 18:55
f,qqmm<CR>ldf,`mpf,q9@qla,j<Esc>jddZZ

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#199 Marcin Paliwoda / eukaliptuss - Score: 30 - 08/25/17 @ 12:46
jxkqq2lmc+d2l`cpq10@qF]r,jddZZ

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#200 Rodrigo Santa Cruz / rstcruzo - Score: 30 - 10/16/17 @ 04:26
dda1,<Esc>hyllqqf,p<C-A>yla,<Esc>q8@qhhxZZ

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#201 Ricardo Santos / TWidXugA - Score: 31 - 11/21/17 @ 23:35
jxklqqmm<CR>df,`mlplq9@qkJr,hx:wq<CR>

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#202 matthew / mdespuits - Score: 34 - 08/21/17 @ 16:36
jlmakmbqq`a2x`b2lPlmbq8@qa,j<Esc>jddZZ

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#203 Mathias Dahlhaus / mgdahlhaus - Score: 35 - 08/26/17 @ 11:54
}qahi<C-Y>,h<Esc>uqqa<Esc>q<Right>lqah<C-Y>i<C-Y>,<Esc>hhq9@adBZZ

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#204 h43z / h43z - Score: 35 - 09/30/17 @ 21:24
ljmmklqqmp`mdf,`pp2wq10@qddf0a,j<Esc>ZZ

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#205 Ruben De Smet / rubdos - Score: 36 - 11/08/17 @ 17:54
jxkllmbqaj02dl`bpllmbq9@ahhr,jdd:wq<CR>

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#206 Karl Hepler / oldtimeguitar - Score: 41 - 07/26/17 @ 15:12
a<CR><Esc>gJs<BS>,<Esc>0qqf,a<CR><Esc>q19@q<C-V>9kld2G$pk11gJjdGZZ

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#207 Ryan Coopersmith / RyanCoopersmit1 - Score: 41 - 07/29/17 @ 16:35
dd:let i=1<CR>qqa<C-R>=i<CR>,<Esc>ll:let i+=1<CR>q9@qF1xZZ

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#208 Meg Blub / BlubMeg - Score: 45 - 08/06/17 @ 15:06
ddli1,<Right><Right>2,<Right><Right>3,<Right><Right>4,<Right><Right>5,<Right><Right>6,<Right><Right>7,<Right><Right>8,<Right><Right>9,<Right><Right>0,<Esc>ZZ

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#209 ♜ Pepe Doval / pepellou - Score: 48 - 07/18/17 @ 17:00
2wlCa,2,b,3,c,4,d,5,e,6,f,7,g,8,h,9,i,0,j]<Esc>jddZZ

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#210 Zachary Neubert / Mr_Saturn16347 - Score: 48 - 07/19/17 @ 18:55
R[1,a,2,b,3,c,4,d,5,e,6,f,7,g,8,h,9,i,0,j]<Esc>jddZZ

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#211 Jeff / RealJeffIrwin - Score: 48 - 09/28/17 @ 19:23
jlqqi<C-C><C-C>y<Esc><Esc><Esc><C-Y><C-Y><C-Y><C-Y>q0ggjlqqi<C-Y><C-Y><Esc>ki  <Esc>jllq9@qhhr,kddZZ

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#212 Forrest Dworsky / ForrestDworsky - Score: 50 - 08/01/17 @ 17:20
R[1,a,2,b,3,c,4,d,5,e,6,f,7,g,8,h,9,i,0,j]<Esc>jdd:wq<CR>

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#213 かりうむ / ka1l - Score: 52 - 11/15/17 @ 11:51
<C-V>jx$<C-V>jxA,<Esc>ggqall<C-V>j$xjo<Esc>pq9@agg20J:s<BS>%s/ //g<CR>i[<Esc>A]<Esc>ZZ

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#214 Kaydo Alders / Yousousen - Score: 56 - 03/14/18 @ 18:07
f,aa,<Esc>;ab,<Esc>;ac,<Esc>;ad,<Esc>;ae,<Esc>;af,<Esc>;ag,<Esc>;ah,<Esc>;ai,<Esc>$i,j<Esc>jddZZ

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#215 Miki Tebeka / tebeka - Score: 74 - 07/19/17 @ 15:35
V:s/,/,a,/g<CR>7lrb4lrc4lrd4lre4lrf4lrgrlrirlrjrirgrlrg4lrh4lri2la, j<Esc>hxjddZZ

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#216 fuku1026 / fukusuke1026 - Score: 91 - 07/18/17 @ 14:34
dd:%s///g<Left><Left><Left>,<Right>,,<CR>li1,<Esc>llli2<Esc>lllli3<Esc>lllli4<Esc>lllli5<Esc>lllli6<Esc>lllli7<Esc>lllli8<Esc>lllli9<Esc>lllli10<Left><BS><Esc>:wq<CR>

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#217 Tony Ren / STXSoulMine - Score: 227 - 08/04/17 @ 16:30
jlveeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeexklpbbbbbbbbbbbbbbbbveeeeeeeeeeeeeeeehxlpbbbbbbbbbbbbbbveeeeeeeeeeeeeehxlphhhhhhhhhhhhvllllllllllllxlphhhhhhhhhhhlvllllllllllxlphhhhhhhhvllllllllxlphhhhhhvllllllxlphhhhvllllxlphhvllxlpxli, j<Esc>hx:<Esc>wjdd:w<CR>:wq<CR>

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