Derived from the pep8-naming linter.
What it does#
Checks for argument names that do not follow the
Why is this bad?#
PEP 8 recommends that function names should be lower case and separated
by underscores (also known as
Function names should be lowercase, with words separated by underscores as necessary to improve readability.
Variable names follow the same convention as function names.
mixedCase is allowed only in contexts where that’s already the prevailing style (e.g. threading.py), to retain backwards compatibility.