Formally known as codegangsta/cli
urfave/cli alternatives and similar packages
Based on the "Standard CLI" category
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cli is a simple, fast, and fun package for building command line apps in Go. The goal is to enable developers to write fast and distributable command line applications in an expressive way.
Usage documentation exists for each major version
v2- 🚧 documentation for
v2is WIP 🚧
Make sure you have a working Go environment. Go version 1.10+ is supported. See the install instructions for Go.
Make sure your
PATH includes the
$GOPATH/bin directory so your commands can
be easily used:
cli is tested against multiple versions of Go on Linux, and against the latest
released version of Go on OS X and Windows. For full details, see
./.travis.yml](./.travis.yml) and [
$ go get github.com/urfave/cli
... import ( "github.com/urfave/cli" ) ...
v2 is in a pre-release state.
$ go get github.com/urfave/cli.v2
... import ( "github.com/urfave/cli.v2" // imports as package "cli" ) ...