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Pylint

Source-code, bug and quality checker for the Python programming language
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What is Pylint?

It is a Python static code analysis tool which looks for programming errors, helps enforcing a coding standard, sniffs for code smells and offers simple refactoring suggestions.
Pylint is a tool in the Code Review category of a tech stack.
Pylint is an open source tool with GitHub stars and GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Pylint's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Pylint?

Companies
32 companies reportedly use Pylint in their tech stacks, including drafthub, arivu.one, and GatewayAPI.

Developers
129 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Pylint.

Pylint Integrations

Visual Studio Code, Visual Studio, PyCharm, Vim, and Debian are some of the popular tools that integrate with Pylint. Here's a list of all 19 tools that integrate with Pylint.
Pros of Pylint
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Command Line
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Spell Check strings & comments
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Code score & directions
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Pre-commit checks
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FOSS
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Standards
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IDE Integration
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Check both committed & Uncommitted code
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Hints to improve code

Pylint's Features

  • Syntax Check
  • Style Check
  • Warnings

Pylint Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Pylint?
JavaScript
JavaScript is most known as the scripting language for Web pages, but used in many non-browser environments as well such as node.js or Apache CouchDB. It is a prototype-based, multi-paradigm scripting language that is dynamic,and supports object-oriented, imperative, and functional programming styles.
Git
Git is a free and open source distributed version control system designed to handle everything from small to very large projects with speed and efficiency.
GitHub
GitHub is the best place to share code with friends, co-workers, classmates, and complete strangers. Over three million people use GitHub to build amazing things together.
Python
Python is a general purpose programming language created by Guido Van Rossum. Python is most praised for its elegant syntax and readable code, if you are just beginning your programming career python suits you best.
jQuery
jQuery is a cross-platform JavaScript library designed to simplify the client-side scripting of HTML.
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Pylint's Followers
96 developers follow Pylint to keep up with related blogs and decisions.