ConfigParser shootout, preliminary entry

Paul Moore pf_moore at
Mon Oct 25 11:59:08 CEST 2004

Steven Bethard <steven.bethard at> writes:

> Oh, I also wanted to mention that I *really* liked the idea on python-dev that
> ConfigObject might be configurable in the same way as OptionParser:
> I know a lot of the time I want to allow options to be specified in both the
> configuration file and at the command line.

I agree - I would love something like this.

On another note, I'm surprised that ZConfig hasn't been mentioned in
the discussion (that I have seen). I'm ambivalent about ZConfig in
general, but it certainly seems to warrant a mention...

"Bother," said the Borg, "We've assimilated Pooh."

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