@use JSDoc

@yields

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Synonyms

@yield

Syntax

@yields [{type}] [description]

Overview

The @yields tag documents the value that is yielded by a generator function. This tag is available in JSDoc 3.5.0 and later.

If you are documenting a regular function, use the @returns tag instead of this tag.

Examples

@yields tag with a type
/**
 * Generate the Fibonacci sequence of numbers.
 *
 * @yields {number}
 */
function* fibonacci() {}
@yields tag with a type and description
/**
 * Generate the Fibonacci sequence of numbers.
 *
 * @yields {number} The next number in the Fibonacci sequence.
 */
function* fibonacci() {}

@returns