cliff – Command Line Interface Formulation Framework – version 0.4

cliff is a framework for building command line programs. It uses
setuptools entry points to provide subcommands, output formatters, and
other extensions.

What’s New In This Release?

  • Add shell formatter for single objects.
  • Add interactive mode.
  • Expand documentation.


Documentation for cliff is hosted on


Use pip:

$ pip install cliff

See the installation guide for more details.