Basically _every_ time I use getopt, I write code like this:
Why not just add a higher level interface ? Something like CommandLine.py which is included in mxDateTime ?
Because _every_ time I use getopt, I write code like that :-)
A higher level interface would maybe be handy, but it simply occurred to me that every time I used the module I used that pattern. I just got sick of typing it all the time and wondered if it struck a chord with anyone else (and I dont have or use a general purpose "mhutil" module :-) Im really just trying to save myself 10 lines of boilerplate coding, not introduce a new standard module :-)