On 2018-04-04, 07:27 GMT, Steven D'Aprano wrote: > I'm no expert, but it seems to me that this has surely got to > be crazy talk. Whatever task you're doing, processing it > asynchronously doesn't reduce the amount of work. For example, > if you want to download ten files, you still have to download > all ten files, and they're not any smaller or the network > connection any faster because you're using async.
I agree that the formulation is unfortunate, but your argument seems to lie only on semantics. Anyway, this https://hackernoon.com/asynchronous-python-45df84b82434 seems to be a better explanation of cooperative green threads and eventually also asyncio. Best, Matěj -- https://matej.ceplovi.cz/blog/, Jabber: mc...@ceplovi.cz GPG Finger: 3C76 A027 CA45 AD70 98B5 BC1D 7920 5802 880B C9D8 [...] sleep is no substitute for caffeine. -- Robert Storey in review of Debian (when describing re-compilation of kernel :-)
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