Real Vim ninjas count every keystroke - do you?

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Played Challenges

simple replacements - 1177 entries

The goal is to see the replacement commands in action.

  • Best score: 19
  • Best player score: 26
  • Position: #203 / 262
  • Number of attempts: 1
Making 3 line function a one liner. - 193 entries

Simple challenge for frequent action while programming.

  • Best score: 4
  • Best player score: 15
  • Position: #124 / 126
  • Number of attempts: 1
Modernise code - 983 entries

Modernise and clean up some C++ code.

  • Best score: 34
  • Best player score: 53
  • Position: #170 / 223
  • Number of attempts: 1
Python: Def to Lambda - 392 entries

LAMBDA!!!

  • Best score: 19
  • Best player score: 23
  • Position: #109 / 135
  • Number of attempts: 1
Turn the x - 263 entries

Turn the x to a +

  • Best score: 19
  • Best player score: 29
  • Position: #64 / 68
  • Number of attempts: 1
Simple, Practical, and Common - 33029 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: 29
  • Position: #4903 / 7290
  • Number of attempts: 1
prepend * to every non-blank line - 6061 entries

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

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 18
  • Position: #1141 / 1481
  • Number of attempts: 2
Add semicolons - 10715 entries

Simply add a semicolon at the end of each line

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 11
  • Position: #1728 / 3019
  • Number of attempts: 1
Join 'em - 234 entries

This shouldn't be too tough

  • Best score: 4
  • Best player score: 5
  • Position: #119 / 139
  • Number of attempts: 1
Collect List - 4203 entries

Convert to comma separated list.

  • Best score: 12
  • Best player score: 16
  • Position: #863 / 1173
  • Number of attempts: 1
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