[R6RS] I/O <-> GC question

William D Clinger will
Tue Nov 23 13:38:00 EST 2004

> Right now, I'm more interested in the answer to my question. :-)

Then my answer to your question is that exposing any of a port's
internal structure is likely to make i/o less efficient, because
the garbage collector will have to allocate and to collect the
exposed structure independently of the port.


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