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I'm currently using ALE to lint my Python code. I'm just curious how to disable specific warning or error messages. I've checked the GitHub repository's FAQ but I only see an option for disabling linters entirely rather than selected messages (e.g., line-too-long). How should I go about this? Thanks.

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The specific linter that I want to configure is PyLint. I've tried creating a .pylintrc file and adding in messages as per this Stack Overflow answer but it doesn't seem to be working. What I did is:

[MESSAGES CONTROL]
disable=line-too-long

I've also tried using the error codes (e.g., C0321) rather than the messages but it still doesn't seem to be working.

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    You need to configure the linters in their respective fashions. This can often be done by setting an ALE variable (:help ale-python-options) or via a project configuration file. Can you add more specifics (which linter, which rule?)
    – D. Ben Knoble
    Sep 8, 2020 at 15:00
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    Sure, I'll edit in some more details.
    – Sean
    Sep 9, 2020 at 0:58

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