[Python-Dev] Re: Adding Optik to the standard library

Barry A. Warsaw barry@zope.com
Thu, 30 May 2002 21:02:21 -0400

>>>>> "DG" == David Goodger <goodger@users.sourceforge.net> writes:

    DG> But there's more than just the one class (OptionParser) in the
    DG> module, and the other classes (Option, Values) *are* used.
    DG> Barry's rule may hold for 1 class per module; that's not the
    DG> case here.

If that's so, then I'd prefer to see each class in its own module
inside a parent package.

    | +1 for "options"
    | -1 for "OptionParser"

I still think getopt-as-package could be made to work, but I'd be fine
with `options'.  Whatever though; Guido's weighed in and Greg should
just decide and go for it!