[Python-Dev] Re: [getopt-sig] Adding Optik to the standard library
Barry A. Warsaw
Thu, 30 May 2002 16:37:55 -0400
>>>>> "GvR" == Guido van Rossum <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
GvR> we'd be writing
GvR> from OptionParser import OptionParser
GvR> I like this!
GvR> This works best if it is a single file; making OptionParser a
GvR> package would just complicate things. So maybe I should take
GvR> Greg up on his offer to refactor the code into a single .py
GvR> (Barry prefers that there's only one class per file;
GvR> fortunately I don't have that hangup. :-)
If OptionParser were to be a package with lots of public classes then
yah, I'd be (more of a) neurotic noodge about it, but as it is...