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Full description The popt library exists essentially for paThe popt library exists essentially for parsing command line options. Some specific advantages of popt are no global variables (allowing multiple passes in parsing argv), parsing an arbitrary array of argv-style elements (allowing parsing of command-line-strings from any source), a standard method of option aliasing, ability to exec external option filters, and automatic generation of help and usage messages.tic generation of help and usage messages.
Homepage URL http://rpm5.org/files/popt/  +
Interface library  +
Is GNU false  +
Keywords library  + , parsing  + , popt  + , getopt  + , command xline  + , argv  +
Last review by Janet Casey +
Last review date 23 March 2010  +
License X11 +
License verified by Janet Casey  +
License verified date 1 April 2002  +
Name Popt  +
Prerequisite description gettext  +
Prerequisite kind Required to use  +
Real name Jeff Johnson  +
Related projects Tclap +
Resource URL mailto:popt-devel@rpm5.org  +
Resource audience Bug Tracking  + , Developer  + , Support  +
Resource kind E-mail  +
Revisionid 3,953  +
Revisiontimestamp 12 April 2011 08:59:41  +
Revisionuser User:WikiSysop +
Role Maintainer  +
Runs-on GNU/Linux  +
Short description Library for parsing command line options  +
Submitted by Database conversion +
Submitted date 1 April 2011  +
Use library  +
User level intermediate  +
Version comment 1.7 stable released 2002-09-20
Version date 20 September 2002  +
Version download http://rpm.net.in/mirror/rpm-4.4.x/popt-1.10.4.tar.gz  +
Version identifier 1.7  +
Version status stable  +
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Categories Entry  +
Modification dateThis property is a special property in this wiki. 2 February 2017 20:00:36  +
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EmailThis property is a special property in this wiki. n3npq@mac.com  +
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