I wrote this thing because the Amazon Mechanical Turk Command Line Tools are really old. They seem to require a deprecated version of Java, and they were never very convenient, anyway.
I've only tested my program in the MTurk sandbox so far. I'll probably start using it for real before 2013.
Several features, like non-external questions, aren't implemented merely because I don't use them.
Added a command-line tool for Mechanical Turk.
[MTurk CLI] Provide one-letter nicknames for HITs.
[MTurk CLI] Slightly simplified argument-handling.
[MTurk CLI] Added an example configuration file for 'new'.
[MTurk CLI] Added a missing "in USD".
[MTurk CLI] Point out that only external questions are supported (for…
[MTurk CLI] Documentation tweaks.
[MTurk CLI] Use "h", not "hr", for hours.
[MTurk CLI] Use "www.mturk.com" instead of "mturk.com".
The TLS certificate requires this.
[MTurk CLI] Moved some of the interactive code to functions.
[MTurk CLI] Display MTurk error messages cleanly.
[MTurk CLI] Show description and keywords for the "hit" command.
Adding new mturk CLI to setup.py. Related to #1131.