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

Vice versa - 6999 entries

Little role switching.

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 15
  • Number of attempts: 5
Just the middle - 10565 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 8
  • Number of attempts: 2
That hyphen - 2397 entries

"vim vi improved"

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 10
  • Number of attempts: 3
Simple text editing with Vim - 11104 entries

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

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 14
  • Number of attempts: 5
Team names - 1659 entries

The team names are misspelled.

  • Best score: 16
  • Best player score: 19
  • Number of attempts: 3
Array transposition - 2047 entries

Transpose two arrays into one.

  • Best score: 16
  • Best player score: 27
  • Number of attempts: 2
V to the i - 4428 entries

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

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 7
  • Number of attempts: 4
A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 ! - 10188 entries

A HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014 !

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 11
  • Number of attempts: 4
Reverse Simple Deletion - 736 entries

You did the simple deletion, now reverse it.

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 12
  • Number of attempts: 2
Basic renumbering - 5199 entries

Renumbering Basic.

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 11
  • Number of attempts: 11
Simple, Practical, and Common - 30761 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: 32
  • Number of attempts: 2
Every other line - 2564 entries

AaAaAaA

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 15
  • Number of attempts: 5
Words in parens - 12152 entries

We should all ace this, right?

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 16
  • Number of attempts: 2
Array propagate - 264 entries

Complete the array with the keys as part of the value

  • Best score: 23
  • Best player score: 23
  • Number of attempts: 4
Swap values - 4230 entries

Well, swap the values...

  • Best score: 11
  • Best player score: 11
  • Number of attempts: 6
One number per line - 16908 entries

Just give me the numbers.

  • Best score: 14
  • Best player score: 18
  • Number of attempts: 6
I forgot quotes - 14699 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 15
  • Number of attempts: 2
Marcos Almeida
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Software Engineer at @xcomponent/ Senior Consultant at @invivoo - Front end expertise

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