marktrussell at btopenworld.com
Mon Jan 26 12:15:38 EST 2004
On Mon, 2004-01-26 at 16:55, Guido van Rossum wrote:
> It's not a pronouncement -- it's just a recommendation. I see no need
> to start converting existing code to optparse -- but for all new code,
> I recommend it.
Maybe the documentation should point people in the direction of optparse
(e.g. by moving the optparse section ahead of getopt and putting a note
This module exists primarily for backwards compatibility - the
optparse module is recommended for all new code.
at the top of the getopt section).
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