Sunday, October 30, 2011

Twisted development using Sublime Text 2

Been experimenting with Sublime Text 2 recently instead of vim. I installed SublimeLinter - it's pretty cool! It uses pyflakes and pep8 to verify your Python source formatting:
(when mouse-ed over the unused import)
However, the blank line requirements according to PEP 8 are different from those of the Twisted Coding Standard. So I monkey-patched pep8 (you can just dump the monkey-patching script into the Sublime Text Packages/User directory). So 3 blank lines between class definitions, and 2 between class method definitions:
(when mouse-ed over the class definition, which does not have enough preceding blank lines)