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

Modernise code - 805 entries

Modernise and clean up some C++ code.

  • Best score: 34
  • Best player score: 202
  • Position: #186 / 186
  • Number of attempts: 1
swap number pairs - 1409 entries

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

  • Best score: 16
  • Best player score: 47
  • Position: #242 / 276
  • Number of attempts: 3
HS Final exam vimgolf - 630 entries

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

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 50
  • Position: #153 / 170
  • Number of attempts: 2
Rural Post - 4072 entries

Simple challenge to remove all but the post code on each line

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 17
  • Position: #728 / 1008
  • Number of attempts: 3
Satisfy the go linter - 1996 entries

You just came up with this briliant go vars package. But dang, you forgot to add comments to the exported variables. Can you add a comment over each variable with a TODO-placeholder?

  • Best score: 20
  • Best player score: 48
  • Position: #389 / 400
  • Number of attempts: 1
Simple, Practical, and Common - 32879 entries

Simple things we do all the time should be able to be done with very few keystrokes, but sometimes I find something I need to do makes me go, "There MUST be a better way." This challenge is just a simple movement and entering text at a certain place.

  • Best score: 22
  • Best player score: 38
  • Position: #6866 / 7266
  • Number of attempts: 1
prepend * to every non-blank line - 5946 entries

Prepend an asterisk to every non-blank line in the input file.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 22
  • Position: #1328 / 1459
  • Number of attempts: 2
One number per line - 18365 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 26
  • Position: #3398 / 3785
  • Number of attempts: 1
V to the i - 4635 entries

Input is 99 V's. Output is 100 i's.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 18
  • Position: #1849 / 1855
  • Number of attempts: 1
Add semicolons - 10527 entries

Simply add a semicolon at the end of each line

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 16
  • Position: #2442 / 2986
  • Number of attempts: 3
remove lines containing the word "reader" - 3450 entries

easy stuff

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 13
  • Position: #965 / 1119
  • Number of attempts: 1
Com(m)a Trouble - 3369 entries

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

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 42
  • Position: #710 / 758
  • Number of attempts: 1
Box it - 7678 entries

Create a box around a line.

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 48
  • Position: #1732 / 1834
  • Number of attempts: 1
Just the middle - 11119 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 13
  • Position: #4020 / 4108
  • Number of attempts: 1
I forgot quotes - 15710 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 26
  • Position: #3943 / 4108
  • Number of attempts: 1
A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 ! - 10531 entries

A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 !

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 23
  • Position: #3555 / 3636
  • Number of attempts: 1
Words in parens - 12721 entries

We should all ace this, right?

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 30
  • Position: #3837 / 3914
  • Number of attempts: 2
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