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Played Challenges

Tabbed Table to Python Array - 643 entries

Not payed by the hour? So make it fast ;-) The table contains the relative occurencies of bigrams (two consecutive letters) in 1/100,000 in the german language, copy-pasted from http://www.mathe.tu-freiberg.de/~hebisch/cafe/kryptographie/bigramme.html

  • Best score: 50
  • Best player score: 59
  • Position: #68 / 166
  • Number of attempts: 2
HS exam question - 1497 entries

Convert the data to a python dictionary

  • Best score: 47
  • Best player score: 63
  • Position: #131 / 393
  • Number of attempts: 1
Reformat symbols in list - 1466 entries

Saw this in some lecture, easy reformatting using multiple cursor in VS Code

  • Best score: 24
  • Best player score: 24
  • Position: #29 / 322
  • Number of attempts: 14
delete swap - 1522 entries

delete all swap

  • Best score: 5
  • Best player score: 5
  • Position: #175 / 476
  • Number of attempts: 6
Fix the shell script! - 2338 entries

Fix the shell script with the fewest keystrokes!

  • Best score: 26
  • Best player score: 27
  • Position: #97 / 540
  • Number of attempts: 10
Put a newline after every 10 lines in vim - 1577 entries

Goal is to put a newline after every 10 lines in vim.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 11
  • Position: #152 / 524
  • Number of attempts: 4
Contribute to keyboard mashing - 839 entries

Speak in tongues

  • Best score: 17
  • Best player score: 18
  • Position: #97 / 256
  • Number of attempts: 4
Modernise code - 1333 entries

Modernise and clean up some C++ code.

  • Best score: 34
  • Best player score: 44
  • Position: #171 / 307
  • Number of attempts: 3
swap number pairs - 2011 entries

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

  • Best score: 16
  • Best player score: 17
  • Position: #102 / 370
  • Number of attempts: 9
HS Final exam vimgolf - 864 entries

Change the initial file to a single line containing all names comma-separated with numbers inside parentheses.

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 38
  • Position: #178 / 227
  • Number of attempts: 1
-a-b-c- - 3176 entries

Put hyphens everywhere.

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 14
  • Position: #428 / 1129
  • Number of attempts: 4
Count both ways - 1001 entries

Right AND down.

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 15
  • Position: #131 / 351
  • Number of attempts: 7
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