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

Put a newline after every 10 lines in vim - 942 entries

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

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 11
  • Position: #70 / 332
  • Number of attempts: 4
hello-world-vimgolf - 1523 entries

Simple number generation

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 11
  • Position: #234 / 436
  • Number of attempts: 3
Fill in the chess board - 543 entries

Fill in the name of each square using its file (a-h) and rank (1-8).

  • Best score: 19
  • Best player score: 36
  • Position: #60 / 113
  • Number of attempts: 3
Learn to ask for :help - 397 entries

Learn to use the help to reduce your strokes...

  • Best score: 19
  • Best player score: 31
  • Position: #51 / 90
  • Number of attempts: 4
Modernise code - 822 entries

Modernise and clean up some C++ code.

  • Best score: 34
  • Best player score: 37
  • Position: #73 / 190
  • Number of attempts: 3
Com(m)a Trouble - 3376 entries

Someone was real stupid when placing his commas. Can you fix it?

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 25
  • Position: #619 / 760
  • Number of attempts: 2
Simple text editing with Vim - 11624 entries

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

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 14
  • Position: #1855 / 3410
  • Number of attempts: 4
Felix Linhardt
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