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$ gem install vimgolf
$ vimgolf setup
$ vimgolf put 5c7b244ae74665000c0598a9

Letterbox

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Start file
abcdefg
End file
a b c d e f g
b           f
c           e
d           d
e           c
f           b
g f e d c b a

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1c1,7
< abcdefg
---
> a b c d e f g
> b           f
> c           e
> d           d
> e           c
> f           b
> g f e d c b a

Solutions

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#19 Timothée Gauthier / @zmf_tim - Score: 159 - 03/04/19 @ 21:55
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Created by: @eid_lon

19 active golfers, 70 entries

Leaderboard (lowest score wins):
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#1 - John Braxler / @braxler

03/05/2019 at 08:51PM

35
#2 - Titouan Teyssier / @TitouanT_

03/05/2019 at 09:28PM

35
#3 - Grant / @grant_7788

05/06/2019 at 07:06AM

41
#4 - Parsa Amini / @ParsaAmini

03/20/2019 at 03:29PM

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#5 - Amado Antonini / @AmadoAntonini

03/14/2019 at 07:41PM

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#6 - T A / @SirAviles

03/07/2019 at 10:32AM

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#7 - sjcomp / @sjcomp

03/07/2019 at 07:59PM

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#8 - Daniel Steinberg / @dstein64

03/06/2019 at 05:42AM

49
#9 - Roger Stoltz / @rogsto1

03/13/2019 at 10:02PM

50
#10 - tPenguinLTG / @tpenguinltg

04/20/2019 at 07:02AM

51
#11 - BaffaloP 🐃🎨 / @bbaffalopp

03/04/2019 at 01:43PM

51
#12 - Saki Gw / @Sakigw

03/04/2019 at 06:54PM

54
#13 - Smylers / @Smylers2

03/06/2019 at 10:20AM

54
#14 - hodenkobold66 / @hodenkobold66

06/23/2019 at 02:00AM

56
#15 - Mihai / @mihaicristiant

03/12/2019 at 12:28PM

77
#16 - Adam Rajnoha / @krasohled

04/23/2019 at 11:50AM

100
#17 - Dmitry Romanovskiy / @WhereIsMyHause

03/05/2019 at 02:48PM

110
#18 - The Joe / @computerjoe708

03/19/2019 at 07:26AM

159
#19 - Timothée Gauthier / @zmf_tim

03/04/2019 at 09:55PM