I just followed these instructions to compile vim with python 3: https://github.com/Valloric/YouCompleteMe/wiki/Building-Vim-from-source
After the install I checked to see if I have python3:
vim --version | grep "python"
But when I start vim and type one of the followinf commands, I get a
Has anyone had a similar problem?
EDIT: Hey guys lots of helpful comments, I just wanted to say thanks and let you guys know what I did to solve this. I followed the instruction again from the first link I provided but this time I removed vim.tiny and instead of trying to get vim to support both python2 and python3, I just build with python3 support. This fixed it
in vim, shows
gives me an output of
1 and finally
vim --version | grep python3
Gives me a value of
Thanks guys for all the help and suggestions!!