In this lesson, you’ll modify your code to listen for and then respond to events. An event is something that happens on Discord that you can use to trigger a reaction in your code.
Continuing to build on the previous code you’ve been working with, the
on_ready() event handler handles the event that the
Client has made a connection to Discord and prepared its response data. So, when Discord fires an event,
discord.py will route the event data to the corresponding event handler on your connected
Jeff on Dec. 21, 2020
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