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Played Challenges

hello-world-vimgolf - 2287 entries

Simple number generation

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 10
  • Position: #25 / 645
  • Number of attempts: 1
Wget failed to download redirections - 181 entries

Output of a wget session, where 302 where not properly handled due to certificate problems, has been saved to a file. Keep the correct URLs to start again downloading.

  • Best score: 15
  • Best player score: 16
  • Position: #12 / 62
  • Number of attempts: 1
V to the i - 4743 entries

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

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 7
  • Position: #128 / 1878
  • Number of attempts: 2
SCREAMING_SNAKE_CASE to Title Case - 1169 entries

Convert strings in SCREAMING_SNAKE_CASE to Title Case. Examples: EMPLOYEE_NAME -> Employee Name REVENUE_YEAR_TO_DATE -> Revenue Year To Date SALARY -> Salary

  • Best score: 19
  • Best player score: 20
  • Position: #71 / 242
  • Number of attempts: 1
Just the middle - 11345 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 7
  • Position: #31 / 4159
  • Number of attempts: 2
Line under headers - 1983 entries

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

  • Best score: 24
  • Best player score: 27
  • Position: #105 / 492
  • Number of attempts: 3
Square numbers - 99 entries

Boring math puzzle.

  • Best score: 16
  • Best player score: 25
  • Position: #10 / 40
  • Number of attempts: 2
I forgot quotes - 15918 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 10
  • Position: #35 / 4158
  • Number of attempts: 3
A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 ! - 10614 entries

A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 !

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 11
  • Position: #563 / 3661
  • Number of attempts: 2
Words in parens - 12848 entries

We should all ace this, right?

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 14
  • Position: #467 / 3943
  • Number of attempts: 2
Shebangs for all - 1887 entries

We've all seen or used a shebang once or twice. Ditch the specific paths and leave just a dynamic Ruby and Python bath behind.

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 11
  • Position: #30 / 493
  • Number of attempts: 2
Simple text editing with Vim - 12203 entries

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

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 13
  • Position: #317 / 3559
  • Number of attempts: 3
Reformat/Refactor a Golfer Class - 6498 entries

A simple case of removing unneeded code and fixing broken indentation.

  • Best score: 32
  • Best player score: 32
  • Position: #111 / 1598
  • Number of attempts: 5
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