[IPython-dev] IPython.fronend progress
Mon Jun 23 14:19:00 CDT 2008
On Mon, Jun 23, 2008 at 10:44 AM, Brian Granger <email@example.com> wrote:
>>> At this point, I would appreciate comments on the entire frontend
>>> package before we consider merging ipython-frontend into trunk.
>> OK, some first impression comments:
>> conding standards:
>> * Some lines are longer than 80 characters. I don't like this as I
>> keep all my windows open at 80 characters width, and I don't like
>> lines wrapping.
> True, when possible, we should stick to 80 chars.
Again, just follow PEP-8 (http://www.python.org/dev/peps/pep-0008/)
""" Maximum Line Length
Limit all lines to a maximum of 79 characters."""
The default python mode for emacs does this, as I imagine do the
python modes for other editors if they've been written to be pep-8
Unless there's a very good reason not to, we stick to pep-8 for
everything. The case of subclassing existing interfaces is an obvious
case where we have to do whatever the parent class does and not what
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