[FRPythoneers] dispatching from a script
bpederse at gmail.com
Fri Apr 15 11:29:36 MDT 2011
hi, not sure if this list is the appropriate venue, but i'll ask anyway.
so i have a python library and i want to have several scripts but keep
them in the same name space.
so i'll have "mymodule" that's importable from python and then i want
to be able to have console scripts
$ mymodule action_a --args files
$ mymodule actoin_b --other_args other_files
i can do this manually with something like:
'console_scripts': ['mymodule = mymodule:main']
in my setup.py, and dispatching from main() based on sys.argv, but then
after implementing stuff like having
give a list of available actions, it can get pretty tedious.
are there idioms or modules in python that make this easier?
i admit i haven't looked around too much.
thanks for any pointers,
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