Thor is a simple and efficient tool for building self-documenting command line utilities. It removes the pain of parsing command line options, writing "USAGE:" banners, and can also be used as an alternative to the Rake build tool. The syntax is Rake-like, so it should be familiar to most Rake users.
Please note: Thor, by design, is a system tool created to allow seamless file and url access, which should not receive application user input. It relies on open-uri, which combined with application user input would provide a command injection attack vector.
gem install thor
Usage and documentation
Please see the wiki for basic usage and other documentation on using Thor. You can also checkout the official homepage.
If you would like to help, please read the CONTRIBUTING file for suggestions.
Released under the MIT License. See the LICENSE file for further details.