On 2 June 2015, <gvsm...@gmail.com
> I'm sorry if this question borders on being silly. I've just installed
> syntastic. Is it possible to configure syntastic to check live.
> By live I mean it checks as soon as the user edits the file for
> syntactical errors?
The short answer is no. Please see this thread for a more detailed
> Is saving a file the only way to bring up the syntax checker?
You can also run :SyntasticCheck (but somehow, I don't think this is
what you're asking). :)