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

Rural Post - 4390 entries

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

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 24
  • Position: #888 / 1077
  • Number of attempts: 1
prepend * to every non-blank line - 6236 entries

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

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 17
  • Position: #1125 / 1522
  • Number of attempts: 3
Box it - 7830 entries

Create a box around a line.

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 27
  • Position: #1185 / 1867
  • Number of attempts: 1
-a-b-c- - 3176 entries

Put hyphens everywhere.

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 20
  • Position: #1081 / 1129
  • Number of attempts: 2
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