asyncio - run coroutine in the background

Paul Rubin at nospam.invalid
Mon Feb 15 02:39:07 EST 2016

"Frank Millman" <frank at> writes:
> The benefit of my class is that it enables me to take the coroutine
> and run it in another thread, without having to re-engineer the whole
> thing.

Threads in Python don't get you parallelism either, of course.

I haven't used async/await yet and it's looking painful.  I've been
wanting to read this:

but I start to think it isn't all that great an approach to concurrency.

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