What's New In Pylint 1.1#
Release date: 2013-12-22
Add new check for use of deprecated pragma directives "pylint:disable-msg" or "pylint:enable-msg" (I0022, deprecated-pragma) which was previously emitted as a regular warn().
Avoid false used-before-assignment for except handler defined identifier used on the same line (#111).
Combine 'no-space-after-operator', 'no-space-after-comma' and 'no-space-before-operator' into a new warning 'bad-whitespace'.
Add a new warning 'superfluous-parens' for unnecessary parentheses after certain keywords.
Fix a potential crash in the redefine-in-handler warning if the redefined name is a nested getattr node.
Add a new option for the multi-statement warning to allow single-line if statements.
Add 'bad-context-manager' error, checking that '__exit__' special method accepts the right number of arguments.
Run pylint as a python module 'python -m pylint' (anatoly techtonik).
Check for non-exception classes inside an except clause.
epylint support options to give to pylint after the file to analyze and have basic input validation (bitbucket #53 and #54), patches provided by felipeochoa and Brian Lane.
Added a new warning, 'non-iterator-returned', for non-iterators returned by '__iter__'.
Add new checks for unpacking non-sequences in assignments (unpacking-non-sequence) as well as unbalanced tuple unpacking (unbalanced-tuple-unpacking).
useless-else-on-loop not emitted if there is a break in the else clause of inner loop (#117).
inputas a bad function when using python3 (#110).
badly-implemented-container caused several problems in its current implementation. Deactivate it until we have something better. See #112 for instance.
Use attribute regexp for properties in python3, as in python2
Create the PYLINTHOME directory when needed, it might fail and lead to spurious warnings on import of pylint.config.
Fix setup.py so that pylint properly install on Windows when using python3
Various documentation fixes and enhancements
Fix issue #55 (false-positive trailing-whitespace on Windows)