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

Applying same text modification in several lines - 2379 entries

Remove identical text at the beginning of several lines and the closing parenthesis.

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 15
  • Number of attempts: 2
Simple, Practical, and Common - 29781 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: 27
  • Number of attempts: 1
One number per line - 16221 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 20
  • Number of attempts: 2
I forgot quotes - 14259 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 13
  • Number of attempts: 2
Vice versa - 6837 entries

Little role switching.

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 17
  • Number of attempts: 1
Com(m)a Trouble - 2699 entries

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

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 17
  • Number of attempts: 1
Basic renumbering - 5088 entries

Renumbering Basic.

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 16
  • Number of attempts: 1
Simple text editing with Vim - 11003 entries

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

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 17
  • Number of attempts: 2
Swap values inside brackets - 2104 entries

Easy challenge.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 19
  • Number of attempts: 2
convert yml into java pojo field - 775 entries

How fast vim can create fields for java pojo i.e class declaration referring to a (simple) yml file

  • Best score: 29
  • Best player score: 31
  • Number of attempts: 2
Swap values - 4155 entries

Well, swap the values...

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 15
  • Number of attempts: 1
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