[Python-Dev] PEP 389: argparse - new command line parsing module

Antoine Pitrou solipsis at pitrou.net
Mon Sep 28 02:51:33 CEST 2009


I am neutral on the idea of adding argparse. However, I'm -1 on deprecating
optparse. It is very widely used (tons of scripts use it), and ok for many uses;
deprecating it is totally unhelpful and gratuitous.



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