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Is there a way to temporarily disable/reenable the YouCompleteMe Plugin for vim? Syntastic has a nice way of doing so with the SyntasticToggleMode command (useful for when I know I'm writing code that won't compile and just don't want to see error messages at the moment).

I tried writing a quick Vim function that toggles the g:ycm_show_diagnostics_ui variable but it doesn't seem to work as I'd like even though the value of the variable changes.

Note: this works statically (i.e. if I set the g:ycm_show_diagnostics_ui variable to zero in my vimrc but doesn't work dynamically).

  • After you've sourced your plugins YCM is loaded. The only way to disable it to my knowledge would have to be a feature of YCM itself. – Tumbler41 May 23 '18 at 18:21
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After you toggle the value of g:ycm_show_diagnostics_ui, run :YcmRestartServer and then reload the file with :e.

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