FIXED: Re: optparse multiple arguments

Fredrik Lundh fredrik at
Fri Jun 30 05:12:56 EDT 2006

Ritesh Raj Sarraf wrote:

>> I guess I only need to figure out now is why args isn't storing
>> argument "a" also...
> I fixed it, I guess.
> parser.add_option("", "--my-option", dest="my_option",
> action="store_true")
> sets my_option to True and the arguments are all stored in the list
> "args". :-)

note that whatever action you're using, args holds the *remaining* arguments, after
option processing.


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