I use the auto complete function from this stackoverflow page. It works fine on my pc and notebook but it fails on my raspberry pi with this error:

line   28:
E474: Invalid argument: completeopt=menu,menuone,noinsert

Why doesn't it work? Whats the problem ?

  • It's noselect.
    – romainl
    Commented Oct 30, 2016 at 11:18

1 Answer 1


The noinsert option became available with Vim version 7.4.775. Your Vim on the raspberry pi is (probably) older. You can check with :version.

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