What is Pyright?
Typically 5x or more faster than mypy and other type checkers that are written in Python. It is meant for large Python source bases. It can run in a “watch” mode and performs fast incremental updates when files are modified.
Pyright is a tool in the Static Type Checkers category of a tech stack.
Pyright is an open source tool with 9.7K GitHub stars and 765 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Pyright's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses Pyright?
14 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Pyright.
Python, Node.js, Visual Studio Code, TypeScript, and GNU Bash are some of the popular tools that integrate with Pyright. Here's a list of all 5 tools that integrate with Pyright.
- Hover tool tips that display type information
- Links to symbol definitions
- Smart priority queuing for interactive feedback during editing
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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.
It is 100% compatible with Ruby. It type checks normal method definitions, and introduces backwards-compatible syntax for method signatures. Explicit method signatures make it useful for anyone reading the code. Type annotations serve as a tool for understanding long after they're written.