Inline comments can increase costs

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Inline comments can increase costs

Count one violation each time an instruction statement is followed by a comment on the same line.

bad :

              x = y + z # This is a trailing comment that can become hard to read.


                # A comment before the actual code, is better readable 
x = y + z 


Why you should care

According to PEP8, trailing comments can be used but sparsely. To make your code readable, comments should be placed in a separate line, before the actual code. This ensures your comment is always visible and properly formatted.

Business Impacts

It is recommended to avoid these in order to ensure the code is more readable and cost effective.


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