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$ vimgolf put [challenge ID]

Played Challenges

HS exam question - 755 entries

Convert the data to a python dictionary

  • Best score: 47
  • Best player score: 62
  • Position: #67 / 196
  • Number of attempts: 1
Visual block training - 630 entries

You see the input. You see the output. Go.

  • Best score: 17
  • Best player score: 24
  • Position: #48 / 121
  • Number of attempts: 6
Put a newline after every 10 lines in vim - 1157 entries

Goal is to put a newline after every 10 lines in vim.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 13
  • Position: #182 / 399
  • Number of attempts: 1
Contribute to keyboard mashing - 689 entries

Speak in tongues

  • Best score: 17
  • Best player score: 20
  • Position: #122 / 213
  • Number of attempts: 1
Create a diamond comment - 260 entries

Encapsulate the text in a diamond pattern.

  • Best score: 27
  • Best player score: 30
  • Position: #21 / 60
  • Number of attempts: 4
Make list of numbers from 1 to 30 more compact, but more confusing - 81 entries

Change the naming logic of numbers to end up with less lines.

  • Best score: 75
  • Best player score: 151
  • Position: #25 / 33
  • Number of attempts: 2
Migrated to Postgres! - 244 entries

Celebration completion of this project. https://github.com/igrigorik/vimgolf/pull/322

  • Best score: 26
  • Best player score: 27
  • Position: #20 / 96
  • Number of attempts: 4
simple replacements - 1166 entries

The goal is to see the replacement commands in action.

  • Best score: 19
  • Best player score: 22
  • Position: #120 / 261
  • Number of attempts: 4
Inverting Lines - 1436 entries

A simple challenge to invert all lines, except the first.

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 10
  • Position: #71 / 395
  • Number of attempts: 4
CSV to MD format - 328 entries

To convert a CSV list to Markdown list

  • Best score: 36
  • Best player score: 65
  • Position: #34 / 75
  • Number of attempts: 2
Modernise code - 983 entries

Modernise and clean up some C++ code.

  • Best score: 34
  • Best player score: 34
  • Position: #34 / 223
  • Number of attempts: 7
HS Final exam vimgolf - 745 entries

Change the initial file to a single line containing all names comma-separated with numbers inside parentheses.

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 21
  • Position: #17 / 200
  • Number of attempts: 4

Contributed Challenges

Lowercase first characters - 387 entries

This is the (abridged) input for Day 3 in Advent of Code 2019. The output is a format more suitable for Prolog programming: the two lines of input become two lists of pairs, joined together in a wires functor.

Peter Salvi
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Programming (Common Lisp, Julia, Rust, ...), Languages (Japanese, Chinese, Indonesian, Hindi/Urdu, Arabic, Persian...), Games (Bridge, IF, German-style, Go...)

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contributed 1 challenges