Getting function and args from generator objects

Terry Reedy tjreedy at
Wed Nov 5 19:55:02 CET 2008

Rui Jorge Rei wrote:
> I have been searching for a way to fetch the originating function object 
> from a generator.

Futile, I believe.

  I would also like to get all the arguments and keyword
> arguments that were used when calling the function that created the 
> generator.

The arguments to a generator function are the arguments to the generator 
's next method.  The code is (in 3.0, at least) .gi_code and you can 
extract whatever you can from that.


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