The multiarg package

[Tags:bsd3, library, test]

multiarg is a parser combinator library to build command line parsers. With it you can easily create parsers with options that take more than one option argument--for example, I created multiarg due to the apparent lack of such ability amongst other parsers. Its basic design is loosely inspired by Parsec.

Provides Parser, a monad you use to build parsers. This monad exposes multiarg's full functionality. The library also has a simple, pre-built parser built with the underlying combinators, which works for many situtations and shields you from the underlying complexity if you don't need it.

See the documentation in the System.Console.MultiArg module for details.


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Dependencies base (<5), containers (==0.5.*), explicit-exception (==0.1.*), utf8-string (==0.3.7) [details]
License BSD3
Copyright 2011-2013 Omari Norman.
Author Omari Norman
Stability Experimental
Category Console, Parsing
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Uploaded Sun Mar 31 16:09:43 UTC 2013 by OmariNorman
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