Enable async/await to work on functions that don't just return promises.

Alexander Jones alex at weej.com
Sun Feb 26 11:05:21 UTC 2017

Florian, you shouldn't pass the argument of explicit vs implicit coroutines
off as being so simple. There are many compelling arguments for both!
Please Google them!

On Sun, 26 Feb 2017 at 00:01, Florian Bösch <pyalot at gmail.com> wrote:

> On Sat, Feb 25, 2017 at 11:55 PM, Codefined <codefined at debenclipper.com>
> wrote:
> This seems to be so very confusing for anybody new studying this language,
> almost everyone I talk to gets stuck up on some part of it.
> Promises are bad, and mixing them with async/await is worse. Should never
> have been added to any kind of standard.
> async function asyncFunction() {let [err, data] = await asyncFunction()
> }
> function asyncFunction(){
>   return otherAsyncFunction();
> }
> Even simpler, you'd just need co-routines.
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