Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

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

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

Played Challenges

remove lines containing the word "reader" - 2908 entries

easy stuff

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 10
  • Number of attempts: 2
Line under headers - 1452 entries

Put a line under each header, and remove the other markdown formatting.

  • Best score: 25
  • Best player score: 38
  • Number of attempts: 1
Simple, Practical, and Common - 30262 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: 24
  • Number of attempts: 4
Just the middle - 10428 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 8
  • Number of attempts: 3
I forgot quotes - 14455 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 11
  • Number of attempts: 6
Hogwarts Email Sorting - 559 entries

Given a list of emails, get the students full name and their associated house.

  • Best score: 20
  • Best player score: 22
  • Number of attempts: 3
Words in parens - 12053 entries

We should all ace this, right?

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 16
  • Number of attempts: 3
prepend * to every non-blank line - 3254 entries

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

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 11
  • Number of attempts: 4
Add semicolons - 8123 entries

Simply add a semicolon at the end of each line

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 11
  • Number of attempts: 3
Box it - 6277 entries

Create a box around a line.

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 25
  • Number of attempts: 2
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