Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

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

Changelog, Rules & FAQ, updates: @vimgolf, RSS.

Your VimGolf key: please sign in

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

Played Challenges

Python: Def to Lambda - 226 entries

LAMBDA!!!

  • Best score: 19
  • Best player score: 19
  • Position: #19 / 83
  • Number of attempts: 1
Rural Post - 3833 entries

Simple challenge to remove all but the post code on each line

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 12
  • Position: #435 / 946
  • Number of attempts: 1
Add quotes to ansible playbook - 615 entries

You created an ansible playbook, but forgot to add quotes. Can you fix it?

  • Best score: 8
  • Best player score: 11
  • Position: #169 / 196
  • Number of attempts: 1
xrandr outputs and dashes - 577 entries

uh oh, different video drivers identify display outputs with more dashes. Quick, need to change this xrandr script!

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 13
  • Position: #137 / 188
  • Number of attempts: 1
Yo To Hello - 989 entries

Simply Turn Yo To Hello

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 10
  • Position: #205 / 456
  • Number of attempts: 1
Simple, Practical, and Common - 32798 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: 27
  • Position: #3948 / 7244
  • Number of attempts: 1
prepend * to every non-blank line - 5835 entries

Prepend an asterisk to every non-blank line in the input file.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 10
  • Position: #270 / 1436
  • Number of attempts: 1
Add semicolons - 10475 entries

Simply add a semicolon at the end of each line

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 11
  • Position: #1523 / 2970
  • Number of attempts: 1
remove lines containing the word "reader" - 3439 entries

easy stuff

  • Best score: 9
  • Best player score: 10
  • Position: #778 / 1114
  • Number of attempts: 1
Box it - 7667 entries

Create a box around a line.

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 27
  • Position: #1153 / 1831
  • Number of attempts: 1
Just the middle - 11092 entries

Delete the instructions at the top and bottom.

  • Best score: 7
  • Best player score: 9
  • Position: #3554 / 4096
  • Number of attempts: 1
I forgot quotes - 15687 entries

Oops.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 15
  • Position: #2318 / 4103
  • Number of attempts: 1
lz2ggf
Twitter:

entered into 12 challenges

contributed 0 challenges