[Python-ideas] Pyopt - an attempt at a pythonic optparse

Eric Smith eric at trueblade.com
Mon Sep 7 03:29:24 CEST 2009

Greg Ewing wrote:
> Sean Reifschneider wrote:
>> Maybe "shellargs" or "argparse"?
> I don't think it should have "shell" in it, because the
> module doesn't really have anything to do with the shell.
> The shell is not the only way of launching a program and
> passing args to it.

And the name "argparse" is already used by a popular package: 

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