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Pick a challenge, fire up Vim, and show us what you got.

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$ gem install vimgolf
$ vimgolf setup
$ vimgolf put 55e704665f560803fa000001

Assign numbers to fields

You are given a list of space-separated strings. Add an increasing numeric prefix to each one.

Start file
CHROM POS ID REF ALT QUAL FILTER INFO FORMAT
End file
0:CHROM 1:POS 2:ID 3:REF 4:ALT 5:QUAL 6:FILTER 7:INFO 8:FORMAT

View Diff

1c1
< CHROM POS ID REF ALT QUAL FILTER INFO FORMAT
---
> 0:CHROM 1:POS 2:ID 3:REF 4:ALT 5:QUAL 6:FILTER 7:INFO 8:FORMAT

Solutions

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#61 Lydia Cupery / @LCupery - Score: 84 - 11/22/18 @ 02:38
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