-Flake8 is just a merge of the PyFlakes and the pep8 projects into one single
+Flake8 is a wrapper around these tools:
-It runs both tests by launching the single 'flake8' script, but ignores pep8
-options and just uses its defaults.
+It runs all tools by launching the single 'flake8' script, but ignores pep8
+and PyFlakes extended options and just uses defaults.
It also adds a few features:
- lines that contains a "# NOQA" comment at the end will not issue a warning
-- merging pep8 and pyflakes options
- pep8: http://github.com/jcrocholl/pep8/
- PyFlakes: http://divmod.org/trac/wiki/DivmodPyflakes
+- McCabe: http://nedbatchelder.com/blog/200803/python_code_complexity_microtool.html