Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

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$ gem install vimgolf
$ vimgolf setup
$ vimgolf put [challenge ID]

Played Challenges

prepend * to every non-blank line - 3709 entries

Prepend an asterisk to every non-blank line in the input file.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 11
  • Number of attempts: 7
Box it - 6518 entries

Create a box around a line.

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 36
  • Number of attempts: 1
Data reformat - 119 entries

Reformat this copy-paste data! #csv

  • Best score: 38
  • Best player score: 57
  • Number of attempts: 4
remove lines containing the word "reader" - 3022 entries

easy stuff

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 10
  • Number of attempts: 1
Add semicolons - 8480 entries

Simply add a semicolon at the end of each line

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 11
  • Number of attempts: 5
xrandr outputs and dashes - 314 entries

uh oh, different video drivers identify display outputs with more dashes. Quick, need to change this xrandr script!

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 12
  • Number of attempts: 1
Simple, Practical, and Common - 30710 entries

Simple things we do all the time should be able to be done with very few keystrokes, but sometimes I find something I need to do makes me go, "There MUST be a better way." This challenge is just a simple movement and entering text at a certain place.

  • Best score: 22
  • Best player score: 29
  • Number of attempts: 1
Yo To Hello - 501 entries

Simply Turn Yo To Hello

  • Best score: 8
  • Best player score: 10
  • Number of attempts: 2
Delete to the end of the current line - 687 entries

Delete to the end of the current line, but keep the character under the cursor.

  • Best score: 5
  • Best player score: 5
  • Number of attempts: 2
One to Ten - 1789 entries

Generate the sequence of numbers from 1 to 10, one number per line. Inspired by this Reddit thread: https://redd.it/ak4it2

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 12
  • Number of attempts: 5
Rural Post - 282 entries

Simple challenge to remove all but the post code on each line

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 13
  • Number of attempts: 1
Increment each number - 775 entries

Increment each number individually by one

  • Best score: 15
  • Best player score: 21
  • Number of attempts: 2
Satisfy the go linter - 443 entries

You just came up with this briliant go vars package. But dang, you forgot to add comments to the exported variables. Can you add a comment over each variable with a TODO-placeholder?

  • Best score: 20
  • Best player score: 28
  • Number of attempts: 3
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