getopt: Make argument mandatory

Diez B. Roggisch deetsNOSPAM at
Wed Dec 15 15:07:58 CET 2004

> In my use of getopt.getopt, I would like to make a certain parameter
> mandatory. I know how to specify such that a parameter must have a value
> if it's specified, but I also want to make the parameter itself
> mandatory(combined with a mandatory value, the result is that the user
> must specify a value).

Use optparse - in the examples section you'll find what you need.


Diez B. Roggisch

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