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$ gem install vimgolf
$ vimgolf setup
$ vimgolf put [challenge ID]

Played Challenges

Innocent Monster - 35 entries

You have the tools, just create him!

  • Best score: 61
  • Best player score: 62
  • Position: #5 / 13
  • Number of attempts: 4
hello-world-vimgolf - 809 entries

Simple number generation

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 11
  • Position: #151 / 240
  • Number of attempts: 1
Search and Replace 0 - 4608 entries

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

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 12
  • Position: #685 / 1527
  • Number of attempts: 3
Python Hello World! Reformatting - 885 entries

A novice Python using prints Hello World! and a pro shows him different way. Using vim to get into pro style from novice, win the challenge.

  • Best score: 39
  • Best player score: 43
  • Position: #177 / 343
  • Number of attempts: 1
Change the content of a string - 1314 entries

This docstring is a complete lie. Fix it.

  • Best score: 22
  • Best player score: 26
  • Position: #363 / 509
  • Number of attempts: 1
Sort and add attributes - 1152 entries

Sort the states and add the attribute country to each record.

  • Best score: 33
  • Best player score: 33
  • Position: #235 / 473
  • Number of attempts: 3
Reconstruct the Sentence - 1093 entries

Get the sentence back in the proper order, remove duplicate lines, and then combine the separate lines into one.

  • Best score: 20
  • Best player score: 24
  • Position: #257 / 337
  • Number of attempts: 6
Whitespace, empty lines and tabs - 2858 entries

Convert tabs to spaces, strip empty lines and trailing whitespace.

  • Best score: 16
  • Best player score: 20
  • Position: #161 / 649
  • Number of attempts: 7
Flodder-challenge - 860 entries

Replace the text the most efficient and win!

  • Best score: 27
  • Best player score: 37
  • Position: #164 / 264
  • Number of attempts: 3
Simple text editing with Vim - 11522 entries

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

  • Best score: 13
  • Best player score: 14
  • Position: #1842 / 3380
  • Number of attempts: 1
Reformat/Refactor a Golfer Class - 5908 entries

A simple case of removing unneeded code and fixing broken indentation.

  • Best score: 32
  • Best player score: 37
  • Position: #532 / 1462
  • Number of attempts: 4
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