CommandLineParser 2.9.1

.NET Standard 2.0 .NET Framework 4.0
dotnet add package CommandLineParser --version 2.9.1
NuGet\Install-Package CommandLineParser -Version 2.9.1
This command is intended to be used within the Package Manager Console in Visual Studio, as it uses the NuGet module's version of Install-Package.
<PackageReference Include="CommandLineParser" Version="2.9.1" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add CommandLineParser --version 2.9.1
#r "nuget: CommandLineParser, 2.9.1"
#r directive can be used in F# Interactive and Polyglot Notebooks. Copy this into the interactive tool or source code of the script to reference the package.
// Install CommandLineParser as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=CommandLineParser&version=2.9.1

// Install CommandLineParser as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=CommandLineParser&version=2.9.1

Terse syntax C# command line parser for .NET.  For FSharp support see CommandLineParser.FSharp.  The Command Line Parser Library offers to CLR applications a clean and concise API for manipulating command line arguments and related tasks.

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NuGet packages (293)

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Modern and flexible load testing framework for Pull and Push scenarios, designed to test any system regardless a protocol (HTTP/WebSockets/AMQP etc) or a semantic model (Pull/Push).


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GitHub repositories (392)

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2.4.2 4,718 1/9/2019
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2.3.0 4,332,109 8/14/2018
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2.1.1-beta 3,023,825 11/5/2016
2.0.275-beta 527,861 10/16/2015
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2.0.261-beta 15,375 9/2/2015
2.0.257-beta 4,553 8/27/2015
2.0.215-beta 3,440 7/31/2015
2.0.211-alpha 6,145 7/31/2015
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