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Played Challenges

Create a pandoc compatible table - 184 entries

In [this vimcast][1], a featured gist from Tim Pope shows how to quickly make a simple table structure. How fast can you convert it to pandoc's markdown style? [1]: http://vimcasts.org/episodes/aligning-text-with-tabular-vim/

  • Best score: 32
  • Best player score: 50
  • Position: #37 / 54
  • Number of attempts: 1
Exchanging Quotes - 824 entries

Sometimes you need to exchange a choice of quotes in some code.

  • Best score: 30
  • Best player score: 38
  • Position: #145 / 227
  • Number of attempts: 1
Switch function arguments - 2082 entries

How to switch two arguments of a function.

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 11
  • Position: #7 / 652
  • Number of attempts: 6
Append semicolon after expressions - 1017 entries

Some lines need the semicolon, some don't.

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 13
  • Position: #267 / 408
  • Number of attempts: 1
Remove noise from HTTP log - 699 entries

This piece of log (from the year 2000) contains some irrelevant data. We only want to see the HTTP method and resource.

  • Best score: 15
  • Best player score: 15
  • Position: #17 / 271
  • Number of attempts: 3
Remove semicolons after expressions - 639 entries

A follow-up for http://vimgolf.com/challenges/4fc9d767d3a0d4000100000e.

  • Best score: 6
  • Best player score: 8
  • Position: #163 / 261
  • Number of attempts: 1
switch variable - 5042 entries

how fast can you switch two variable ?

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 12
  • Position: #715 / 1739
  • Number of attempts: 2
Format the output - 145 entries

Sometimes your standard out is a little hard to read. Take this multilevel hash and make it human readable.

  • Best score: 35
  • Best player score: 48
  • Position: #23 / 39
  • Number of attempts: 3
Ugly spreadsheet copy/paste to CSV - 976 entries

convert an ugly spreadsheet copy/paste into a CSV format.

  • Best score: 19
  • Best player score: 35
  • Position: #105 / 186
  • Number of attempts: 7
remove dupes from array - 1338 entries

given a random string that contains a ruby-esque array, make sure that there are no duplicate elements

  • Best score: 17
  • Best player score: 21
  • Position: #143 / 332
  • Number of attempts: 5
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