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

swap number pairs - 2022 entries

Swap the numbers in a bunch of 2-element arrays.

  • Best score: 16
  • Best player score: 26
  • Position: #188 / 373
  • Number of attempts: 7
Rural Post - 4410 entries

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

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 9
  • Position: #79 / 1083
  • Number of attempts: 8
Satisfy the go linter - 2350 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: 20
  • Position: #82 / 462
  • Number of attempts: 8
Simple, Practical, and Common - 33427 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
  • Position: #1085 / 7377
  • Number of attempts: 10
prepend * to every non-blank line - 6248 entries

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

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 14
  • Position: #890 / 1526
  • Number of attempts: 5
One number per line - 18639 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 14
  • Position: #306 / 3848
  • Number of attempts: 13
Add semicolons - 10809 entries

Simply add a semicolon at the end of each line

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 10
  • Position: #45 / 3050
  • Number of attempts: 10
Box it - 7836 entries

Create a box around a line.

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 21
  • Position: #95 / 1868
  • Number of attempts: 4
Just the middle - 11370 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 7
  • Position: #1450 / 4168
  • Number of attempts: 2
Vice versa - 7819 entries

Little role switching.

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 21
  • Position: #1893 / 2108
  • Number of attempts: 4
A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 ! - 10641 entries

A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 !

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 11
  • Position: #1563 / 3673
  • Number of attempts: 7
Words in parens - 12867 entries

We should all ace this, right?

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 14
  • Position: #1135 / 3949
  • Number of attempts: 9
James Lowenthal
Twitter:

I'm down with SRE. Lover of comedy. Check out my @instagram too: https://t.co/5brjoblF7Q…

entered into 12 challenges

contributed 0 challenges