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Title: Document the asyncio shell
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Components: Documentation Versions: Python 3.10, Python 3.9, Python 3.8
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Assigned To: docs@python Nosy List: docs@python, remi.lapeyre, vstinner, yselivanov
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Created on 2020-05-29 16:02 by remi.lapeyre, last changed 2020-05-29 16:03 by vstinner.

Messages (2)
msg370319 - (view) Author: RĂ©mi Lapeyre (remi.lapeyre) * Date: 2020-05-29 16:02
Python 3.8 introduced `python -m asyncio` to run a Python shell with asyncio support. It had a note in What's New but was not documented, I think a note in https://docs.python.org/3/library/asyncio.html should be helpful.


This could be a good issue for a new contributor.
msg370320 - (view) Author: STINNER Victor (vstinner) * (Python committer) Date: 2020-05-29 16:03
I understood that it was more added as an "experimental" feature. Not sure if it's still considered as experimental in Python 3.9?

A few more bugs have been fixed in the parser/compiler recently for async/await keywords.
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Date User Action Args
2020-05-29 16:03:57vstinnersetnosy: + yselivanov, vstinner
messages: + msg370320
2020-05-29 16:02:21remi.lapeyrecreate