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Played Challenges

Contribute to keyboard mashing - 427 entries

Speak in tongues

  • Best score: 17
  • Best player score: 21
  • Position: #106 / 133
  • Number of attempts: 2
Increment number for every 10 lines - 136 entries

The file consists of 2 columns (code and percentage). We need to add 2 more columns with increasing number for 4th column (Xcols) and increment 3rd column (Ycols) only for every 10 lines with reset of 4th column

  • Best score: 25
  • Best player score: 76
  • Position: #34 / 40
  • Number of attempts: 1
simple replacements - 854 entries

The goal is to see the replacement commands in action.

  • Best score: 19
  • Best player score: 20
  • Position: #50 / 191
  • Number of attempts: 8
Generate a very basic Python constructor - 226 entries

I actually needed to do this myself, so I look forward to learning how.

  • Best score: 38
  • Best player score: 66
  • Position: #51 / 57
  • Number of attempts: 1
Python dataclasses - 526 entries

Simple challenge to extract fields from a Python class

  • Best score: 19
  • Best player score: 19
  • Position: #20 / 142
  • Number of attempts: 4
HS Final exam vimgolf - 597 entries

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

  • Best score: 21
  • Best player score: 23
  • Position: #65 / 159
  • Number of attempts: 2
Simple, Practical, and Common - 32803 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: 33
  • Position: #6121 / 7246
  • Number of attempts: 2
Add semicolons - 10480 entries

Simply add a semicolon at the end of each line

  • Best score: 10
  • Best player score: 15
  • Position: #2256 / 2972
  • Number of attempts: 7
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