Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

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Played Challenges

simple replacements - 1669 entries

The goal is to see the replacement commands in action.

  • Best score: 19
  • Best player score: 26
  • Position: #261 / 373
  • Number of attempts: 1
Making 3 line function a one liner. - 308 entries

Simple challenge for frequent action while programming.

  • Best score: 4
  • Best player score: 15
  • Position: #193 / 197
  • Number of attempts: 1
Modernise code - 1343 entries

Modernise and clean up some C++ code.

  • Best score: 34
  • Best player score: 53
  • Position: #235 / 310
  • Number of attempts: 1
Python: Def to Lambda - 432 entries

LAMBDA!!!

  • Best score: 19
  • Best player score: 23
  • Position: #120 / 151
  • Number of attempts: 1
Turn the x - 297 entries

Turn the x to a +

  • Best score: 19
  • Best player score: 29
  • Position: #73 / 77
  • Number of attempts: 1
Simple, Practical, and Common - 33411 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: 29
  • Position: #4958 / 7372
  • 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: 18
  • Position: #1177 / 1522
  • Number of attempts: 2
Add semicolons - 10801 entries

Simply add a semicolon at the end of each line

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 11
  • Position: #1736 / 3047
  • Number of attempts: 1
Join 'em - 249 entries

This shouldn't be too tough

  • Best score: 4
  • Best player score: 5
  • Position: #128 / 149
  • Number of attempts: 1
Collect List - 4266 entries

Convert to comma separated list.

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 16
  • Position: #873 / 1187
  • Number of attempts: 1
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