[plt-scheme] Boxing in MzScheme

From: Khorev Sergey (Khorev at SoftLab.RU)
Date: Wed Oct 29 04:47:01 EST 2003

 From manual: "MzScheme provides boxes, which are records that have a single
I wonder, why one-field record is such important so it has its own
construction? :))
Or maybe boxing has some special usage? 
I'm knowing about boxing in .NET, where it is used to wrap "simple" data
types like integers into Object.
Maybe something similar?

Sergey Khorev
As between the skulking and furtive poacher, who hunts for the sake of meat,
and the honest gentleman shooter, who kills for the pleasure of sport, I
the former a higher type of humanity.
 -- Edward Abbey

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