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$ gem install vimgolf
$ vimgolf setup
$ vimgolf put 4d1a8bf2b8cb3409320002c4

Search and Replace 0

Replace every instance of 'aaa' with 'xaaax'.

Start file
aaa
aab
abb
bbb
aaa
aab
abb
bbb
aaa
aab
abb
bbb
aaa
aab
abb
bbb
aaa
aab
abb
bbb
End file
xaaax
aab
abb
bbb
xaaax
aab
abb
bbb
xaaax
aab
abb
bbb
xaaax
aab
abb
bbb
xaaax
aab
abb
bbb

View Diff

1c1
< aaa
---
> xaaax
5c5
< aaa
---
> xaaax
9c9
< aaa
---
> xaaax
13c13
< aaa
---
> xaaax
17c17
< aaa
---
> xaaax

Solutions by @tripvg:

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Solutions by @tripvg:
12
#165 - James Davis / @tripvg

08/03/2012 at 10:05PM

13
#>704 - James Davis / @tripvg

08/03/2012 at 10:04PM

14
#>861 - James Davis / @tripvg

08/03/2012 at 10:02PM

16
#>1068 - James Davis / @tripvg

08/03/2012 at 10:01PM

17
#>1176 - James Davis / @tripvg

08/03/2012 at 10:00PM