asyncio - run coroutine in the background

Paul Rubin at nospam.invalid
Wed Feb 17 23:38:14 EST 2016

Marko Rauhamaa <marko at> writes:
> @asyncio.coroutine
> def background_task(): ...
>     while time.time() - t < 10:
>         pass

Wait, that's a cpu-busy loop, you can't do that in cooperative
multitasking.  Of course you need a wait there.

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