As promises get more and more complex, additional methods can be used to make their consumption cleaner and more readable. Scott explains how to error handle individual promise calls. He also introduces the all() method which will consume an array of promises.
(asian music)…- [Scott] So one thing to note here…is that whatever you return inside of a .then…is automatically wrapped in another promise for you.…So what that means is if I just return…the value hey,…I'm able to chain,…excuse me,…I'm able to chain another.then on here…because it returns a promise,…and I get the value of whatever the previous promise was…which will be like a word, which is hey.…
So then I can just console.log, word.…So if I run this, hey.…Whatever I return inside of a .then.…I can return something else in here,…and I could do .then as well.…That also means that I can also just return…other promises in here too, right?…So if I just wanted to return read file again,…and this time maybe it reads a different file,…I could do that.…
I could return a promise,…I could return a regular value.…Whatever I return here is going to be a promise.…So that's how you would deal with nested callbacks…and chaining of the promises.…Just make sure that you return something to one of these.…So a good pattern what people do…
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