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Title: Freeze the argparse module.
Type: behavior Stage: needs patch
Components: Build Versions: Python 3.11
Status: open Resolution:
Dependencies: Superseder:
Assigned To: Nosy List: FFY00, eric.snow
Priority: normal Keywords:

Created on 2021-10-28 19:17 by eric.snow, last changed 2022-04-11 14:59 by admin.

Messages (1)
msg405231 - (view) Author: Eric Snow (eric.snow) * (Python committer) Date: 2021-10-28 19:17

On Fri, Sep 17, 2021 at 7:56 PM Raymond Hettinger <> wrote:
> It would be nice to freeze and its dependencies.  For command-line tools, startup time is important.

This would include freezing the modules that argparse depends on, etc.
Date User Action Args
2022-04-11 14:59:51adminsetgithub: 89823
2021-10-28 19:17:10eric.snowcreate