[Python-Dev] Adding Optik to 2.3 standard library

Skip Montanaro skip@pobox.com
Fri, 12 Apr 2002 21:56:34 -0500

    SM> How about "optionparser" or "optionlib"?

    BAW> I really think we should expose Optik's main parser class through
    BAW> getopt, which we'd make into a package.  I didn't see any response
    BAW> to my previous suggestion, does everybody else hate it? ;)

I assume this can be done without changing the apparent interface to the
getopt class?  That is, if I import getopt will getopt.getopt still
reference what getopt.getopt does today?