Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

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$ vimgolf setup
$ vimgolf put [challenge ID]

Played Challenges

Array propagate - 226 entries

Complete the array with the keys as part of the value

  • Best score: 23
  • Best player score: 23
  • Number of attempts: 10
Simple, Practical, and Common - 23260 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: 2
  • Best player score: 22
  • Number of attempts: 14
C Reformatting - 593 entries

You may use Visual mode... or not. #uppercase

  • Best score: 30
  • Best player score: 45
  • Number of attempts: 4
simple format - 1989 entries

make it look better.

  • Best score: 20
  • Best player score: 21
  • Number of attempts: 11
Basic renumbering - 4444 entries

Renumbering Basic.

  • Best score: 2
  • Best player score: 19
  • Number of attempts: 10
Align commas - 782 entries

There are 15,000 aligning challenges on vimgolf.com, and they're all exactly the same. I hope this one is a little different.

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 11
  • Number of attempts: 13
I forgot quotes - 11090 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 10
  • Number of attempts: 17
Remember VimGolf Rules ! - 187 entries

Rules, ... and don't forget !

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 7
  • Number of attempts: 4
Vice versa - 5696 entries

Little role switching.

  • Best score: 2
  • Best player score: 12
  • Number of attempts: 9
Team names - 1361 entries

The team names are misspelled.

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 16
  • Number of attempts: 6
Swap values - 3355 entries

Well, swap the values...

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 16
  • Number of attempts: 2
Simple text editing with Vim - 10206 entries

Make the pairs of lines match up by making each second line same as first

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 14
  • Number of attempts: 4
Just the middle - 8840 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 7
  • Number of attempts: 8
Words in parens - 10715 entries

We should all ace this, right?

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 14
  • Number of attempts: 3
Number Sort - 232 entries

sort the list of newline-separated numbers incrementally. Numbers are in the range 1 to 1000, with 500 missing

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 9
  • Number of attempts: 3
One number per line - 11712 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 14
  • Number of attempts: 14
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