tox -e pep8

Ben Nemec openstack at
Wed Dec 16 16:53:22 UTC 2020

On 12/5/20 1:39 AM, Sorin Sbarnea wrote:
> My impression was that the newer recommended tox environment was 
> “linters’ and it would decouple the implementation from the process 
> name, making easy for each project too adapt their linters based on 
> their needs.
> A grep on codesearch could show how popular is each.
> I think that one of the reasons many projects were not converted is 
> because job is defined by a shared template and making a bulk transition 
> requires a lot of effort.

We stopped moving to "linters" because the PTI explicitly called for a 
"pep8" target. Since that still appears to be the case[0] it would 
require a governance change to stop using pep8. At least for Python 


More information about the openstack-discuss mailing list