pylint -- should I just ignore it sometimes?

Seebs usenet-nospam at
Tue Oct 19 23:31:54 CEST 2010

On 2010-10-19, Steven D'Aprano <steve at> wrote:
> On Tue, 19 Oct 2010 19:57:36 +0000, Seebs wrote:
>> One:  I am a big, big, fan of idiomatic short names where appropriate.
>> For instance:
>> 	catch <something>, e:

> That would be except, not catch.

Er, yeah, that.

> Well, that name is 98 characters, which means it's impossible to use it 
> without exceeding the 78 or 79 character per line limit, so I guess that 
> since there's no other alternative between 1 character and 98, you'll 
> just have to break down and ignore pylint.


> Perhaps you should have a read of PEP 8, the recommended style guide.

Will do.

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