Tip 5: Async libraries APIs should be chunky

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5. Libraries should have chunky async APIs.

But if you can't achieve that, there's a micro-optimization you can use for async methods based around the fast-path which can reduce or eliminate the heap overhead of async methods. As always, don't micro-optimize prematurely...

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