Send data to asyncio coroutine

Mark Lawrence breamoreboy at
Sat Aug 1 21:29:08 CEST 2015

On 01/08/2015 20:09, Marko Rauhamaa wrote:
> Mark Lawrence <breamoreboy at>:
>> On 01/08/2015 19:38, Marko Rauhamaa wrote:
>>> It is odd how an engineering forum like this one so often judges
>>> ideas based on the pedigree of the participants rather than objective
>>> technical arguments.
>> What I find odd is that the bleating and whinging comes long after the
>> PEP process has finished and the code is already in production.
>> Wouldn't it be easier for everybody all around to sort this out right
>> at the start of the process?
> Err...
>   * You are free to say you don't like something, even aspects of Python.
>   * Criticism can be well-founded even if the critic wasn't around when
>     the developers put the spec together.
>   * Most Python users (as in 99.999% of them) aren't Python developers.
>     That's as it should be.
>   * Even if critics had been around and voiced their criticism, asyncio
>     probably would have been introduced.
>   * Even if somebody doesn't like an idea, somebody else might love it.
> Are you happy with asyncio, Mark?
> Marko


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what you can do for our language.

Mark Lawrence

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