[Python-Dev] Adding c-api async protocol support

Yury Selivanov yselivanov.ml at gmail.com
Thu Jun 25 17:43:54 CEST 2015

Hi Arc,

On 2015-06-24 10:36 PM, Arc Riley wrote:
> A type slot for tp_as_async has already been added (which is good!) but we
> do not currently seem to have protocol functions for awaitable types.
> I would expect to find an Awaitable Protocol listed under Abstract Objects
> Layer, with functions like PyAwait_Check, PyAwaitIter_Check, and
> PyAwaitIter_Next, etc.
> Specifically its currently difficult to test whether an object is awaitable
> or an awaitable iterable, or use said objects from the c-api without
> relying on method testing/calling mechanisms.

The request is reasonable, I created a couple of bug tracker


Let's continue the discussion there.


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