I'm using YouCompleteMe for syntax checking, and long error messages at the bottom of the screen are truncated. How can I view the full message?

  • Hi and welcome! Are those error messages about your code syntax or the plugin logs?
    – Biggybi
    Commented Jun 18, 2020 at 20:43
  • They're for the code syntax Commented Jun 18, 2020 at 20:59
  • ycm does syntax checking now??? in any case, you might be able to use the quickfix/location list commands
    – D. Ben Knoble
    Commented Jun 18, 2020 at 21:16

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for me, <leader>d or \d did the trick. There are other options such as :YcmDiags and decreasing terminal font size.

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