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$ gem install vimgolf
$ vimgolf setup
$ vimgolf put 6030936d3f9325000c6aa0aa

CSV to MD format

To convert a CSV list to Markdown list

Start file
apple,fruit
onion,vegetable
cherry,fruit
garlic,vegetable
ginger,vegetable
rose,flower
orange,fruit
jasmine,flower
End file
- flower
        - jasmine
        - rose
- fruit
        - orange
        - cherry
        - apple
- vegetable
        - ginger
        - garlic
        - onion

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1,8c1,11
< apple,fruit
< onion,vegetable
< cherry,fruit
< garlic,vegetable
< ginger,vegetable
< rose,flower
< orange,fruit
< jasmine,flower
---
> - flower
>         - jasmine
>         - rose
> - fruit
>         - orange
>         - cherry
>         - apple
> - vegetable
>         - ginger
>         - garlic
>         - onion

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#10 JDP / @JDP68649035 - Score: 423 - 02/20/21 @ 18:00
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Created by: @canabady

10 active golfers, 23 entries

Leaderboard (lowest score wins):
36
#1 - Jon Krause / @jkrause314

02/25/2021 at 12:06AM

36
#2 - John Braxler / @braxler

02/25/2021 at 12:16AM

40
#3 - せいほう / @FICSQF

02/23/2021 at 07:05AM

40
#4 - Smylers / @Smylers2

02/23/2021 at 07:03PM

60
#5 - Michael / @linux478

02/21/2021 at 04:54AM

61
#6 - Selvaganapathy P / @canabady

02/20/2021 at 04:53AM

81
#7 - Strabs / @artistavenue

02/22/2021 at 11:49AM

83
#8 - Martin LOUAZEL / @Zbrahark

02/25/2021 at 08:37AM

83
#9 - geosucker / @geosucker

02/25/2021 at 06:08PM

423
#10 - JDP / @JDP68649035

02/20/2021 at 06:00PM