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Played Challenges

Many duplicates - 589 entries

Quick and easy

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 8
  • Position: #77 / 207
  • Number of attempts: 4
2 quick changes and a numbered list - 352 entries

The ascii will not be lost, but rather numbered in 4 digit blocks with leading zeros.

  • Best score: 37
  • Best player score: 42
  • Position: #42 / 87
  • Number of attempts: 5
delete swap - 734 entries

delete all swap

  • Best score: 5
  • Best player score: 5
  • Position: #57 / 250
  • Number of attempts: 1
Put a newline after every 10 lines in vim - 1163 entries

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

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 12
  • Position: #151 / 401
  • Number of attempts: 2
hello-world-vimgolf - 1758 entries

Simple number generation

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 10
  • Position: #194 / 505
  • Number of attempts: 2
Contribute to keyboard mashing - 692 entries

Speak in tongues

  • Best score: 17
  • Best player score: 19
  • Position: #115 / 214
  • Number of attempts: 2
Reordering Lorem Ipsum - 210 entries

Who even sorted this?

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 13
  • Position: #15 / 51
  • Number of attempts: 2
Plotting some variables in python - 1264 entries

4 sets of (x,y) variables to plot. Just increment the numbers! Well, let's change the colors of the lines as well. Oh and we meant to plot the absolute values of course.

  • Best score: 34
  • Best player score: 50
  • Position: #154 / 268
  • Number of attempts: 1
Lowercase first characters - 387 entries

This is the (abridged) input for Day 3 in Advent of Code 2019. The output is a format more suitable for Prolog programming: the two lines of input become two lists of pairs, joined together in a wires functor.

  • Best score: 33
  • Best player score: 50
  • Position: #118 / 142
  • Number of attempts: 1
simple replacements - 1177 entries

The goal is to see the replacement commands in action.

  • Best score: 19
  • Best player score: 22
  • Position: #131 / 262
  • Number of attempts: 2
Inverting Lines - 1436 entries

A simple challenge to invert all lines, except the first.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 13
  • Position: #262 / 395
  • Number of attempts: 1
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