[docs] [issue11176] give more meaningful argument names in argparse documentation

Georg Brandl report at bugs.python.org
Sun Oct 6 08:59:12 CEST 2013


Georg Brandl added the comment:

> Also see this e-mail to docs@:
> http://mail.python.org/pipermail/docs/2012-December/012028.html

No, please don't see this e-mail.  It's not worth it.  The poster clearly has no clue whatsoever about either a) common placeholders, or b) manners.

I don't want to claim that foo/bar/etc. are superior to a well-thought-out example (which takes time to come up with), but they are certainly better than no example at all.

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