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

Played Challenges

HS exam question - 1517 entries

Convert the data to a python dictionary

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 58
  • Position: #102 / 400
  • Number of attempts: 3
Many duplicates - 1284 entries

Quick and easy

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 7
  • Position: #17 / 421
  • Number of attempts: 7
delete swap - 1578 entries

delete all swap

  • Best score: 5
  • Best player score: 5
  • Position: #156 / 495
  • Number of attempts: 5
Fix the shell script! - 2373 entries

Fix the shell script with the fewest keystrokes!

  • Best score: 26
  • Best player score: 27
  • Position: #93 / 550
  • Number of attempts: 9
Visual block training - 1028 entries

You see the input. You see the output. Go.

  • Best score: 17
  • Best player score: 18
  • Position: #30 / 191
  • Number of attempts: 13
Wikitext headings to markdown - 983 entries

Convert the wikitext headings to markdown.

  • Best score: 20
  • Best player score: 30
  • Position: #129 / 205
  • Number of attempts: 5
hello-world-vimgolf - 2402 entries

Simple number generation

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 16
  • Position: #545 / 681
  • Number of attempts: 1
Simple text editing with Vim - 12360 entries

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

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 13
  • Position: #660 / 3599
  • Number of attempts: 5
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