[Python-checkins] Clarify that AsyncExitStack works with coroutine functions (GH-9405) (GH-9408)

Ned Deily webhook-mailer at python.org
Fri Oct 5 22:29:20 EDT 2018

commit: 414d58f7450f04a12676aefbc650599930aeaca9
branch: 3.7
author: Miss Islington (bot) <31488909+miss-islington at users.noreply.github.com>
committer: Ned Deily <nad at python.org>
date: 2018-10-05T22:29:17-04:00

Clarify that AsyncExitStack works with coroutine functions (GH-9405) (GH-9408)

The docs were ambiguous about whether you pass in a coroutine function
or a coroutine object, e.g. is it:




(It's the first one.)
(cherry picked from commit a3c88ef12c7b8993912750b56a1e095652fe47c0)

Co-authored-by: Nathaniel J. Smith <njs at pobox.com>

M Doc/library/contextlib.rst

diff --git a/Doc/library/contextlib.rst b/Doc/library/contextlib.rst
index 7dc5b2989f9c..930c97358e08 100644
--- a/Doc/library/contextlib.rst
+++ b/Doc/library/contextlib.rst
@@ -471,11 +471,11 @@ Functions and classes provided:
    .. method:: push_async_exit(exit)
       Similar to :meth:`push` but expects either an asynchronous context manager
-      or a coroutine.
+      or a coroutine function.
    .. method:: push_async_callback(callback, *args, **kwds)
-      Similar to :meth:`callback` but expects a coroutine.
+      Similar to :meth:`callback` but expects a coroutine function.
    .. method:: aclose()

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