Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

Pick a challenge, fire up Vim, and show us what you got.

Changelog, Rules & FAQ, updates: @vimgolf, RSS.

Your VimGolf key: please sign in

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

Played Challenges

Bad Copy Syntax - 1864 entries

Copy should be from right to left, but sometimes you type it wrong.

  • Best score: 18
  • Best player score: 19
  • Number of attempts: 8
Add semicolons - 10093 entries

Simply add a semicolon at the end of each line

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 11
  • Number of attempts: 7
Box it - 7531 entries

Create a box around a line.

  • Best score: 6
  • Best player score: 21
  • Number of attempts: 11
One to Ten - 2017 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: 10
remove lines containing the word "reader" - 3386 entries

easy stuff

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 9
  • Number of attempts: 4
Com(m)a Trouble - 3236 entries

Someone was real stupid when placing his commas. Can you fix it?

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 13
  • Number of attempts: 7
Array transposition - 2231 entries

Transpose two arrays into one.

  • Best score: 16
  • Best player score: 16
  • Number of attempts: 13
Every other line - 2761 entries

AaAaAaA

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 12
  • Number of attempts: 12
Split line with dots - 2074 entries

This line is too long, split it.

  • Best score: 15
  • Best player score: 25
  • Number of attempts: 9
One number per line - 18099 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 14
  • Number of attempts: 19
Swap values - 4361 entries

Well, swap the values...

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 11
  • Number of attempts: 6
Vice versa - 7355 entries

Little role switching.

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 12
  • Number of attempts: 6
Simple, Practical, and Common - 32528 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: 22
  • Number of attempts: 15
Just the middle - 11045 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 7
  • Number of attempts: 7
I forgot quotes - 15544 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 10
  • Number of attempts: 8
Basic renumbering - 5386 entries

Renumbering Basic.

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 11
  • Number of attempts: 9
-a-b-c- - 3067 entries

Put hyphens everywhere.

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 13
  • Number of attempts: 6
V to the i - 4573 entries

Input is 99 V's. Output is 100 i's.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 7
  • Number of attempts: 4
Words in parens - 12637 entries

We should all ace this, right?

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 15
  • Number of attempts: 2
switch variable - 4853 entries

how fast can you switch two variable ?

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 11
  • Number of attempts: 5
Chen-Hung Wu
Twitter:

entered into 20 challenges

contributed 0 challenges