[Python-Dev] updated PEP 389: argparse

Steven Bethard steven.bethard at gmail.com
Sun Oct 25 01:43:24 CEST 2009

On Sat, Oct 24, 2009 at 4:34 PM, Ben Finney <ben+python at benfinney.id.au> wrote:
> Steven Bethard <steven.bethard at gmail.com> writes:
>> Discussion: sys.err and sys.exit
>> ================================
>> There were some concerns that argparse by default always writes to
>> ``sys.err``
> […]
> Unless, I'm missing something, this should replace ‘sys.err’ with
> ‘sys.stderr’ throughout.

Yep, that's a typo. Thanks for the catch. It's fixed in SVN and the website:


Where did you get that preposterous hypothesis?
Did Steve tell you that?
        --- The Hiphopopotamus

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