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flake8 vs pylint: What are the differences?

flake8: The modular source code checker: pep8, pyflakes and co. The modular source code checker: pep8, pyflakes and co; pylint: Python code static checker. Python code static checker.

flake8 and pylint can be primarily classified as "PyPI Packages" tools.

pylint is an open source tool with 3.21K GitHub stars and 672 GitHub forks. Here's a link to pylint's open source repository on GitHub.

Shelf, Buzzvil, and Lawpilots are some of the popular companies that use flake8, whereas pylint is used by Shelf, tribe29, and Intersection Ventures. flake8 has a broader approval, being mentioned in 29 company stacks & 42 developers stacks; compared to pylint, which is listed in 25 company stacks and 6 developer stacks.

flake8 Stats
  • Dependent Packages Counts - 176
pylint Stats
  • Dependent Packages Counts - 103
flake8 Release info
Latest version
5.0.4
MIT
pylint Release info
Latest version
2.16.1
GPL-2.0

What is flake8?

The modular source code checker: pep8, pyflakes and co.

What is pylint?

Python code static checker.

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