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The raw/initial output from "boiler" in my ~/.vim/snippets/python.snippets
#!/usr/bin/env python3
# -*- coding: utf-8 -*-
"""[application description here]"""
# Prevent Python 2.x PyLint from complaining if run on this
from __future__ import (absolute_import, division, print_function,
with_statement, unicode_literals)
__author__ = "Stephan Sokolow (deitarion/SSokolow)"
__appname__ = "[application name here]"
__version__ = "0.0pre0"
__license__ = "GNU GPL 3.0 or later"
import logging
log = logging.getLogger(__name__)
def process_arg(path):
pass # TODO: Code Here
def main():
"""The main entry point, compatible with setuptools entry points."""
from argparse import ArgumentParser, RawDescriptionHelpFormatter
parser = ArgumentParser(formatter_class=RawDescriptionHelpFormatter,
description=__doc__.replace('\r\n', '\n').split('\n--snip--\n')[0])
parser.add_argument('--version', action='version',
version="%%(prog)s v%s" % __version__)
parser.add_argument('-v', '--verbose', action="count",
default=2, help="Increase the verbosity. Use twice for extra effect.")
parser.add_argument('-q', '--quiet', action="count",
default=0, help="Decrease the verbosity. Use twice for extra effect.")
parser.add_argument('path', action="store", nargs="+",
help="Path to operate on")
# Reminder: %(default)s can be used in help strings.
args = parser.parse_args()
# Set up clean logging to stderr
log_levels = [logging.CRITICAL, logging.ERROR, logging.WARNING,
logging.INFO, logging.DEBUG]
args.verbose = min(args.verbose - args.quiet, len(log_levels) - 1)
args.verbose = max(args.verbose, 0)
format='%(levelname)s: %(message)s')
for path in args.path:
if __name__ == '__main__':
# vim: set sw=4 sts=4 expandtab :

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@ssokolow ssokolow commented Sep 27, 2020

NOTE: This boilerplate is not under the GNU GPL 3.0. That's just my default choice for an application license.

If it's novel enough to qualify for copyright, which is questionable, then I hereby release it into the public domain via the Creative Commons CC0 public domain dedication.

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