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.TH "cmdr" n 1\&.1 doc "Cmdr, a framework for command line parsing and dispatch"
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.SH NAME
cmdr \- Cmdr - Main package and API
.SH SYNOPSIS
package require \fBcmdr \fR
.sp
\fB::cmdr\fR \fBnew\fR \fIname\fR \fIspecification\fR
.sp
\fB::cmdr\fR \fBcreate\fR \fIobj\fR \fIname\fR \fIspecification\fR
.sp
\fB::cmdr\fR \fBinteractive\fR ?\fIenable\fR?
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\fB::cmdr\fR \fBinteractive?\fR
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.SH DESCRIPTION
.PP
Welcome to the Cmdr project, written by Andreas Kupries\&.
.PP
For availability please read \fICmdr - How To Get The Sources\fR\&.
.PP
This is the main package of the framework, its public entry point\&.
It provides four commands for setup and configuration of command
hierarchies\&.
.SH API
.TP
\fB::cmdr\fR \fBnew\fR \fIname\fR \fIspecification\fR
This command creates an automatically-named officer instance which is
the root of the command hierarchy given in the \fIspecification\fR,
and has the user-visible command \fIname\fR\&.
.sp
The result of the command is the new instance command\&.
.TP
\fB::cmdr\fR \fBcreate\fR \fIobj\fR \fIname\fR \fIspecification\fR
This command creates the officer instance \fIobj\fR which is the root
of the command hierarchy given in the \fIspecification\fR, and has the
user-visible command \fIname\fR\&.
.sp
The result of the command is the new instance command\&.
.RS
.TP
string \fIname\fR
The user-visible name of the command (hierarchy)\&.
.TP
script \fIactions\fR
The specification of the subordinate commands\&. On the command line
these are the toplevel commands of the application using the
hierarchy\&. Please read \fICmdr - Officer Specification Language\fR for the
details\&.
.RE
.TP
\fB::cmdr\fR \fBinteractive\fR ?\fIenable\fR?
This command globally (de)activates the interactive parts of the
framework, as per the value of \fIenable\fR\&.
.sp
By default (initial state) the framework allows interaction\&.
.RS
.TP
boolean \fIenable\fR
If not specified defaults to \fBtrue\fR, globally enabling the
interactive parts of the framework\&. The value \fBfalse\fR globally
disables the interactive parts of the framework
.RE
.TP
\fB::cmdr\fR \fBinteractive?\fR
This method returns the state of the global interaction flag\&.
.PP
.SH "BUGS, IDEAS, FEEDBACK"
Both the package(s) and this documentation will undoubtedly contain
bugs and other problems\&.
Please report such at
\fICmdr Tickets\fR [https:/core\&.tcl\&.tk/akupries/cmdr]\&.
.PP
Please also report any ideas you may have for enhancements of
either package(s) and/or documentation\&.
.SH KEYWORDS
arguments, command hierarchy, command line completion, command line handling, command tree, editing command line, help for command line, hierarchy of commands, interactive command shell, optional arguments, options, parameters, processing command line, tree of commands
.SH COPYRIGHT
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Copyright (c) 2013-2016 Andreas Kupries
Copyright (c) 2013-2016 Documentation, Andreas Kupries

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