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unrecognized-version-info-check (PYI003)#

Derived from the flake8-pyi linter.

What it does#

Checks for problematic sys.version_info-related conditions in stubs.

Why is this bad?#

Stub files support simple conditionals to test for differences in Python versions using sys.version_info. However, there are a number of common mistakes involving sys.version_info comparisons that should be avoided. For example, comparing against a string can lead to unexpected behavior.


import sys

if sys.version_info[0] == "2":

Use instead:

import sys

if sys.version_info[0] == 2: