Command Line

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Command line processing

Many server-side tools use a command line as their interface, and there should be a high-level way to deal with the arguments.

Prior Art

  • Flusspferd's getopt module
  • v8cgi's GetOpt module
  • Microsoft WshArguments object in the Windows Script Host environment.
  • Python's optparse module provides a reasonably powerful, flexible and full-featured option parser.
  • optparse.js: inspired by Python's optparse module but with some distinct differences.
  • Narwhal's "args" module example usage, the module