argparse VS pflag

Compare argparse vs pflag and see what are their differences.

pflag

Drop-in replacement for Go's flag package, implementing POSIX/GNU-style --flags. (by spf13)
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argparse pflag
1 10
443 1,896
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7.4 0.0
7 days ago about 1 month ago
Go Go
MIT License BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License
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argparse

Posts with mentions or reviews of argparse. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-06-04.

pflag

Posts with mentions or reviews of pflag. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-08-04.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing argparse and pflag you can also consider the following projects:

cobra - A Commander for modern Go CLI interactions

flag - Flag is a simple but powerful command line option parsing library for Go support infinite level subcommand

go-arg - Struct-based argument parsing in Go

kingpin - CONTRIBUTIONS ONLY: A Go (golang) command line and flag parser

go-flags - go command line option parser

docopt.go - A command-line arguments parser that will make you smile.

complete - bash completion written in go + bash completion for go command

readline - Readline is a pure go(golang) implementation for GNU-Readline kind library

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