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Discussion on: VSCode: Using Black to automatically format Python

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Luqman Jr

Thanks
What if I want to override (88) the default chars per line?

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Waylon Walker

You can add this to your pyproject.toml, ~/.black, $XDG_CONFIG_HOME/black, or ~/.config/black

[tool.black]
line-length = 88
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Adam Lombard (he/him) Author • Edited

I'm a fan of using pyproject.toml, but as an alternative to Waylon's comment regarding config files, you can also configure the line length in VSCode.