API change: juju CLI support for adding/removing multiple service units at once

Mark Shuttleworth mark at ubuntu.com
Thu Nov 17 07:15:27 UTC 2011

On 17/11/11 04:55, Jim Baker wrote:
> The underlying argument parsing library (argparse) doesn't support this
> style of arguments, where the type of the argument (positive integer or
> a valid service/charm name) is used to disambiguate a parse. It is
> certainly possible to work around this, but it's messy in part because
> argparse also uses its setup to generate formatted help, so that
> requires further workaround. Not necessarily a great argument, of course.

OK, that means it would also complicate things like tab completion etc

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