Generates a C function that parses and validates command line options
'getgetopt' takes an easy-to-do description of options and generates a C function that uses the GNU getopt_long(3) function to parse and validate the options. gengetopt is perfect if you don't want to write all the stuff required to call GNU getopt_long(3), or if you have a program and wish it took many options. The generated code works if you use autoconf or automake.
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This is a GNU package:gengetopt
released on 7 November 2012
|License||Verified by||Verified on||Notes|
|License:GPLv3orlater||Kelly Hopkins||30 December 2009|
Leaders and contributors
|James R. Van Zandt||Contributor|
|William Holmes (IRQ42)||Contributor|
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This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 16 September 2010.
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