check equal is used on consistent basic types

Metadata

ID: python-best-practices/equal-basic-types

Language: Python

Severity: Warning

Category: Error Prone

Description

When comparing basic types (string, integer, float), we should always values of the same types.

Non-Compliant Code Examples

1 == "1"  # Comparing an integer and a string
1.0 == "foo"  # Comparing a float and a string

Compliant Code Examples

1 == 1
"abc" == "def"
a == 1
a == b