New submission from Guido van Rossum firstname.lastname@example.org:
I read on python-ideas that the tutorial recommends getopt as the simple argument parsing choice, and argparse as advanced. This is silly. We should only promote argparse (unless you want to use raw sys.argv[1:]).
---------- assignee: docs@python components: Documentation keywords: newcomer friendly messages: 348774 nosy: docs@python, gvanrossum priority: normal severity: normal stage: needs patch status: open title: Tutorial should not recommend getopt versions: Python 2.7, Python 3.7, Python 3.8, Python 3.9