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dict-get-with-none-default (SIM910)#

Derived from the flake8-simplify linter.

Fix is always available.

What it does#

Checks for dict.get() calls that pass None as the default value.

Why is this bad?#

None is the default value for dict.get(), so it is redundant to pass it explicitly.


ages = {"Tom": 23, "Maria": 23, "Dog": 11}
age = ages.get("Cat", None)

Use instead:

ages = {"Tom": 23, "Maria": 23, "Dog": 11}
age = ages.get("Cat")