[Python-Dev] Adopting Optik

David Abrahams dave@boost-consulting.com
Wed, 13 Nov 2002 17:44:47 -0500


David Ascher <DavidA@ActiveState.com> writes:

> Greg Ewing wrote:
>
>> Brett Cannon :
>>
>>
>> >Best I can do is ArgParser or something to try to tie the name into
>> >sys.argv.
>>
>>
>> How about argvparse, by analogy with urlparse?
>
> or argparse.    The v is archaic and so silent it fades away =)

-1

With one /single/ character, 'argvparse' disambiguates that we're
talking about command-line arguments. You can't beat that for semantic
value.

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