[getopt-sig] Re: [Python-Dev] Adopting Optik

Neil Schemenauer nas@python.ca
Thu, 14 Nov 2002 10:42:32 -0800

Guido van Rossum wrote:
> In the choice between optlib and argvparse, argvparse wins by a
> landslide.  But I came up with a better one: optparse!

I don't like argvparse.  Only C programmers know what argv means.  I
think "argument parser" is more correct than "option parser" but that's
not a big deal.  optparse is good, IMHO.