roy at panix.com
Thu Sep 1 22:16:13 EDT 2011
In article <mailman.666.1314913951.27778.python-list at python.org>,
Terry Reedy <tjreedy at udel.edu> wrote:
> Do note "The optparse module is deprecated and will not be developed
> further; development will continue with the argparse module."
One of the unfortunate things about optparse and argparse is the names.
I can never remember which is the new one and which is the old one. It
would have been a lot simpler if the new one had been named optparse2
(in the style of unittest2 and urllib2).
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