cliff – Command Line Interface Formulation Framework – version 1.6.1

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?

  • Fix a bug in ShellFormatter’s escaping of double quotes in strings
  • Remove PrettyTable from documentation requirements
  • add doc requirements to venv


Documentation for cliff is hosted on


Use pip:

$ pip install cliff

See the installation guide for more details.