Thursday 24 March 2022

Mypy 0.942 Released

We’ve just uploaded mypy 0.942 to the Python Package Index (PyPI). Mypy is a static type checker for Python. This release includes bug fixes only. You can install it as follows:

    python3 -m pip install -U mypy

You can read the full documentation for this release on Read the Docs.

Fixes to Regressions

  • Let overload item have a more general return type than the implementation (Jukka Lehtosalo, PR 12435)
  • Fix inheritance false positives with dataclasses/attrs (Jukka Lehtosalo, PR 12411)
  • Support overriding dunder attributes in Enum subclass (Petter Friberg, PR 12138)
  • Fix small conditional overload regression (Marc Mueller, PR 12336)

Other Fixes

  • Fix issues related to the order of processing in the builtins import cycle (Jukka Lehtosalo, PR 12431)
  • Fix crash in match statement if class name is undefined (Jukka Lehtosalo, PR 12417)
  • Allow non-final __match_args__ and overriding (Jukka Lehtosalo, PR 12415)

I’d like to thank my employer, Dropbox, for funding the mypy core team.