Accessing launch arguments and inputs in a command line tool

Daily Coding Tip 008

This is the only attempt I’ve ever made at a command line tool for macOS.

If you’ve never made one before, you might find it useful.

import Foundation
print("Hello, World!")
var arguments = CommandLine.arguments
print(arguments.count)
for argument in arguments {print(argument)}
var inputString = String()
while inputString != "quit"
{
inputString = readLine()!
print("You said: \(inputString)")
}
print("The program has ended")
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If you have, you probably won’t.


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