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Played Challenges

HS exam question - 905 entries

Convert the data to a python dictionary

  • Best score: 47
  • Best player score: 97
  • Position: #192 / 247
  • Number of attempts: 7
Reformat symbols in list - 806 entries

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

  • Best score: 24
  • Best player score: 38
  • Position: #129 / 180
  • Number of attempts: 6
Fizzbuzz - 267 entries

type the first 100 lines of the fizzbuzz problem

  • Best score: 47
  • Best player score: 76
  • Position: #47 / 89
  • Number of attempts: 4
Substraction (bis) - 311 entries

Solve the equations (adapted from the original @Caek_'s challenge).

  • Best score: 22
  • Best player score: 40
  • Position: #57 / 69
  • Number of attempts: 4
Poorly indented Python comments - 774 entries

Fix the alignment of some Python comments as quickly as possible.

  • Best score: 15
  • Best player score: 43
  • Position: #108 / 151
  • Number of attempts: 4
Many duplicates - 719 entries

Quick and easy

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 8
  • Position: #128 / 242
  • Number of attempts: 4
2 quick changes and a numbered list - 384 entries

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

  • Best score: 37
  • Best player score: 115
  • Position: #87 / 94
  • Number of attempts: 1
delete swap - 830 entries

delete all swap

  • Best score: 5
  • Best player score: 5
  • Position: #117 / 279
  • Number of attempts: 4
Generate a very basic Python constructor (fixed) - 879 entries

Original by @BiddulphCaleb (http://www.vimgolf.com/challenges/6019f1c4642668000cee11e8) - had some extra spaces in output file.

  • Best score: 29
  • Best player score: 38
  • Position: #73 / 193
  • Number of attempts: 6
Fix the shell script! - 1514 entries

Fix the shell script with the fewest keystrokes!

  • Best score: 26
  • Best player score: 35
  • Position: #203 / 373
  • Number of attempts: 6
Visual block training - 689 entries

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

  • Best score: 17
  • Best player score: 55
  • Position: #99 / 132
  • Number of attempts: 2
Put a newline after every 10 lines in vim - 1228 entries

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

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 13
  • Position: #291 / 423
  • Number of attempts: 3
Wikitext headings to markdown - 741 entries

Convert the wikitext headings to markdown.

  • Best score: 20
  • Best player score: 55
  • Position: #139 / 164
  • Number of attempts: 1
hello-world-vimgolf - 1850 entries

Simple number generation

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 11
  • Position: #309 / 526
  • Number of attempts: 4
Contribute to keyboard mashing - 718 entries

Speak in tongues

  • Best score: 17
  • Best player score: 20
  • Position: #161 / 221
  • Number of attempts: 2
Fill in the chess board - 700 entries

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

  • Best score: 19
  • Best player score: 86
  • Position: #128 / 147
  • Number of attempts: 1
Learn to ask for :help - 453 entries

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

  • Best score: 19
  • Best player score: 35
  • Position: #73 / 103
  • Number of attempts: 5
Transpose a python matrix - 648 entries

Rotate the matrix in 90 degrees.

  • Best score: 23
  • Best player score: 125
  • Position: #109 / 114
  • Number of attempts: 1
Lowercase first characters - 406 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: 63
  • Position: #138 / 145
  • Number of attempts: 1
Com(m)a Trouble - 3477 entries

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

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 31
  • Position: #701 / 779
  • Number of attempts: 7
Simple text editing with Vim - 11811 entries

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

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 45
  • Position: #3355 / 3459
  • Number of attempts: 2
Reformat/Refactor a Golfer Class - 6189 entries

A simple case of removing unneeded code and fixing broken indentation.

  • Best score: 32
  • Best player score: 71
  • Position: #1470 / 1524
  • Number of attempts: 2
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