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$ gem install vimgolf
$ vimgolf setup
$ vimgolf put 5054baaafa0b390002000029

SFD-ROC: vimvimvim

Oh no, this line is longer than 80 chars... put each 'vim' on a new line.

Start file
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End file
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#424 Joshua Travis / @jktravis - Score: 27 - 11/11/12 @ 01:44
:%s/\(m\)\<BS>/\1\r/g<CR>dd:w<CR>:q<CR>

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