slop

13.59
A DSL for gathering options and parsing command line flags
 Popularity
Downloads
59,834,629
Stars
880
Forks
57
Watchers
20
 Releases
Current version
4.6.1
Total releases
74
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Latest release

highline

11.4
A high-level IO library that provides validation, type conversion, and more for command-line interfaces. HighLine also includes a complete menu system that can crank out anything from simple list selection to complete shells with just minutes of work.
 Popularity
Downloads
49,413,842
Stars
982
Forks
122
Watchers
26
 Releases
Current version
1.7.10
Total releases
59
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Latest release

trollop

8.37
Trollop is a commandline option parser for Ruby that just gets out of your way. One line of code per option is all you need to write. For that, you get a nice automatically-generated help page, robust option parsing, command subcompletion, and sensible defaults for everything you don't specify.
 Popularity
Downloads
18,896,494
 Releases
Current version
2.1.2
Total releases
29
First release
Latest release

mixlib-cli

5.45
A simple mixin for CLI interfaces, including option parsing
 Popularity
Downloads
12,304,296
 Releases
Current version
1.7.0
Total releases
10
First release
Latest release

cocaine

4.54
A small library for doing (command) lines
 Popularity
Downloads
19,072,691
Stars
796
Forks
58
Watchers
46
 Releases
Current version
0.6.0
Total releases
22
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Latest release

gli

3.77
Build command-suite CLI apps that are awesome. Bootstrap your app, add commands, options and documentation while maintaining a well-tested idiomatic command-line app
 Popularity
Downloads
8,510,770
 Releases
Current version
2.17.1
Total releases
72
First release
Latest release

commander

1.44
The complete solution for Ruby command-line executables. Commander bridges the gap between other terminal related libraries you know and love (OptionParser, HighLine), while providing many new features, and an elegant API.
 Popularity
Downloads
5,508,345
Stars
512
Forks
50
Watchers
14
 Releases
Current version
4.4.4
Total releases
31
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Latest release

clamp

1.38
Clamp provides an object-model for command-line utilities. It handles parsing of command-line options, and generation of usage help.
 Popularity
Downloads
5,549,100
Stars
320
Forks
41
Watchers
11
 Releases
Current version
1.2.1
Total releases
35
First release
Latest release

choice

0.86
Choice is a simple little gem for easily defining and parsing command line options with a friendly DSL.
 Popularity
Downloads
3,551,382
Stars
168
Forks
21
Watchers
6
 Releases
Current version
0.2.0
Total releases
9
First release
Latest release

cri

0.77
Cri allows building easy-to-use command-line interfaces with support for subcommands.
 Popularity
Downloads
3,297,081
Stars
69
Forks
14
Watchers
5
 Releases
Current version
2.10.1
Total releases
26
First release
Latest release

docopt

0.36
Isn't it awesome how `optparse` and other option parsers generate help and usage-messages based on your code?! Hell no! You know what's awesome? It's when the option parser *is* generated based on the help and usage-message that you write in a docstring! That's what docopt does!
 Popularity
Downloads
832,176
Stars
429
Forks
34
Watchers
23
 Releases
Current version
0.6.1
Total releases
7
First release
Latest release

methadone

0.3
Methadone provides a lot of small but useful features for developing a command-line app, including an opinionated bootstrapping process, some helpful cucumber steps, and some classes to bridge logging and output into a simple, unified, interface
 Popularity
Downloads
382,976
Stars
515
Forks
49
Watchers
8
 Releases
Current version
1.9.5
Total releases
42
First release
Latest release

cmdparse

0.21
cmdparse provides classes for parsing (possibly nested) commands on the command line; command line options themselves are parsed using optparse.
 Popularity
Downloads
919,307
Stars
13
Forks
2
Watchers
5
 Releases
Current version
3.0.3
Total releases
17
First release
Latest release

OptionParser

0.05
A flexible command line option parser.
 Popularity
Downloads
117,225
 Releases
Current version
0.5.1
Total releases
2
First release
Latest release

getopt

0.04
The getopt library provides two different command line option parsers. They are meant as easier and more convenient replacements for the command line parsers that ship as part of the Ruby standard library. Please see the README for additional comments.
 Popularity
Downloads
142,020
Stars
9
Forks
1
Watchers
1
 Releases
Current version
1.4.3
Total releases
17
First release
Latest release

clap

0.04
Clap is a small library that can be bundled with your command line application. It covers the simple case of executing code based on the flags or parameters passed.
 Popularity
Downloads
32,765
Stars
89
Forks
6
Watchers
4
 Releases
Current version
1.0.0
Total releases
3
First release
Latest release

optitron

0.03
Sensible options parsing
 Popularity
Downloads
65,085
 Releases
Current version
0.3.3
Total releases
28
First release
Latest release

acclaim

0.03
Command-line option parser and command interface.
 Popularity
Downloads
138,951
Stars
7
Forks
0
Watchers
1
 Releases
Current version
0.5.1
Total releases
21
First release
Latest release

micro-optparse

0.03
This is an lightweight option parser, which is less than 80 lines short. It has strong validations and a short, clear and easy to use syntax. Feel free to copy all 80 lines (55 lines without validations / empty lines) into your script rather installing the gem.
 Popularity
Downloads
34,052
Stars
38
Forks
9
Watchers
3
 Releases
Current version
1.2.1
Total releases
11
First release
Latest release

quickl

0.02
Quickl helps you creating commandline ruby programs. From simple commands with options to complex delegators with subcommands, global and local options.
 Popularity
Downloads
43,722
Stars
49
Forks
0
Watchers
2
 Releases
Current version
0.4.3
Total releases
9
First release
Latest release

getoptions

0.01
Yet another command line option parser in Ruby, based on Perl's Getopt::Long module.
 Popularity
Downloads
15,875
 Releases
Current version
0.3
Total releases
3
First release
Latest release

config_parser

0.01
Parse command-line options into a configuration hash
 Popularity
Downloads
33,827
 Releases
Current version
0.5.5
Total releases
10
First release
Latest release

arg0

0.0
It's just here to handle arguments provided to Application. Mainly optional via switches. Currently handles plain-text Console arguments.
 Popularity
Downloads
6,836
Stars
1
Forks
1
Watchers
1
 Releases
Current version
0.0.3
Total releases
3
First release
Latest release