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I have huge file and quite slow plugin (loaded by vim-plug) for corresponding filetype. I want following:

  1. Plugin is loaded by default
  2. Option to fast open this file without loading plugin. Something like: turn all plugins off, load buffer, turn all plugins on.

UPD. In my case I want to copy some content of buffer A, then quickly and temporary read huge file to buffer B, paste content and save buffer B to huge file, and then return to buffer A. When I read huge file to buffer B I want all plugins to be turned off so reading is fast.

P.S. I've tried :edit +cmd ++opt but it doesn't help:

:edit +filetype\ off file.org
:edit +se\ filetype=off file.org

it seems that options apply after opening the file and loading plugins.

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    Does :noautocmd edit file.org work? – D. Ben Knoble May 13 at 15:02
  • @D.BenKnoble works perfectly, thanks! – petRUShka May 13 at 15:04
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    @D.BenKnoble. do you consider posting an answer so I can accept it? – petRUShka May 13 at 15:05
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    I came here to say :noautocmd edit but I see that @Ben already got it covered... Please post as an answer Ben! – filbranden May 13 at 15:30
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    @filbranden posted; needs more info, but I need to sit in front of my computer for that – D. Ben Knoble May 13 at 17:54
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Most “core” filetype features are covered by autocommands, so disabling them will have the effect that you want. But we only want to disable them when opening a particular file, so

:noautocmd edit {file}

I’ll update with more information on the autocommands and features when I get to my laptop.

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  1. Remove the plugin. Seriously. "Huge and slow" = "trash bin". If you're brave enough then go and re-implement all required functionality yourself.
  2. Remove/rename/comment out ftdetect folder/script (or use alternate extensions, so ftdetect never matches). Whenever you need the plugin do :setf org manually.
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    Plugin is good enough in most cases but in rare case it is annoying, so remove plugin isn't an option. I've updated question to extent use case description. – petRUShka May 13 at 14:59

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