PEP8 79 char max

Devyn Collier Johnson devyncjohnson at
Mon Jul 29 21:43:49 CEST 2013

In Python programming, the PEP8 recommends limiting lines to a maximum 
of 79 characters because "There are still many devices around that are 
limited to 80 character lines" 
( What devices 
cannot handle 80 or more characters on a line? Would following this 
recommendation improve script performance?


Devyn Collier Johnson
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