[ANN] argparse 1.0.1 - Command-line parsing library
========================= Announcing argparse 1.0.1 ========================= The argparse module provides an easy, declarative interface for creating command line tools, which knows how to: * parse the arguments and flags from sys.argv * convert arg strings into objects for your program * format and print informative help messages * and much more...
The argparse module improves on the standard library optparse module in a number of ways including: * handling positional arguments * supporting sub-commands * allowing alternative option prefixes like + and / * handling zero-or-more and one-or-more style arguments * producing more informative usage messages * providing a much simpler interface for custom types and actions
Download argparse ================= The argparse homepage has links for source, MSI and single file distributions of argparse: http://code.google.com/p/argparse/
About this release ================== This is a bugfix release. Various small bugs were squashed, most notably the silencing of the Python 2.6 buggy Exception.message warnings. See the news file for detailed information: http://argparse.googlecode.com/svn/tags/r101/NEWS.txt