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Title: optparse: parse only known options
Type: Stage: resolved
Components: Documentation Versions: Python 2.7, Python 2.6
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Status: closed Resolution: out of date
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Assigned To: docs@python Nosy List: asvetlov, docs@python, eric.araujo, r.david.murray, techtonik
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Created on 2012-12-14 08:27 by techtonik, last changed 2012-12-14 20:48 by r.david.murray. This issue is now closed.

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pass_through.py techtonik, 2012-12-14 08:27
Messages (5)
msg177447 - (view) Author: anatoly techtonik (techtonik) Date: 2012-12-14 08:27
This following recipe from Optik examples should be added to documentation. It is extremely helpful when porting to optparse from getopt or other option parsing schemes.
msg177448 - (view) Author: anatoly techtonik (techtonik) Date: 2012-12-14 08:28
It allows to port options to and from optparse incrementally.
msg177460 - (view) Author: R. David Murray (r.david.murray) * (Python committer) Date: 2012-12-14 14:11
We aren't encouraging people to use optparse any more.  The recipe isn't needed in argparse, as that has a "parse_known_args" method that achieves the same end.
msg177498 - (view) Author: √Čric Araujo (eric.araujo) * (Python committer) Date: 2012-12-14 20:04
I agree with David and suggest closing this as outdated.  Thanks for the suggestion nonetheless.
msg177504 - (view) Author: Andrew Svetlov (asvetlov) * (Python committer) Date: 2012-12-14 20:19
+1 for closing as "won't fix"
History
Date User Action Args
2012-12-14 20:48:12r.david.murraysetstatus: open -> closed
resolution: out of date
stage: resolved
2012-12-14 20:19:14asvetlovsetnosy: + asvetlov
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2012-12-14 20:04:33eric.araujosetnosy: + eric.araujo
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2012-12-14 14:11:37r.david.murraysetnosy: + r.david.murray
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2012-12-14 08:27:43techtoniksetfiles: + pass_through.py
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