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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 5cf9ca1c6db575000607ed58

Join 'em

This shouldn't be too tough

Start file
These
words
need
to
be
joined.

Can you help me?
End file
These words need to be joined. Can you help me?

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> These words need to be joined. Can you help me?

Solutions

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#65 Am Jam / @LoneJam - Score: 7 - 06/07/19 @ 15:27
9JX:wq<CR>

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#66 Kevin Ushey / @kevin_ushey - Score: 7 - 06/10/19 @ 16:14
VGJ<Left>xZZ

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#67 duyanh.y4n.pham / @PhamY4n - Score: 7 - 06/11/19 @ 08:32
9JX:wq<CR>

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#68 Miki Tebeka / @tebeka - Score: 7 - 06/13/19 @ 13:18
VGJhxZZ

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Created by: @Adsweed

68 active golfers, 113 entries

Leaderboard (lowest score wins):
5
#61 - majo senf / @majo_senf

07/05/2019 at 09:03AM

5
#62 - pf / @pedrofreirex

07/13/2019 at 08:57PM

6
#63 - Maksym P. / @Maksym20755721

06/15/2019 at 07:23PM

6
#64 - Sean Sullivan / @_seanyneutron

07/12/2019 at 04:04AM

7
#65 - Am Jam / @LoneJam

06/07/2019 at 03:27PM

7
#66 - Kevin Ushey / @kevin_ushey

06/10/2019 at 04:14PM

7
#67 - duyanh.y4n.pham / @PhamY4n

06/11/2019 at 08:32AM

7
#68 - Miki Tebeka / @tebeka

06/13/2019 at 01:18PM