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Matthias Radestock <matthias@xxxxxxxxxx> writes: > The SRFI currently says nothing about the external representation of > records. Can records be read/written by Scheme's read/write procedures? No. > An external representation would be tricky to construct for instances of > generative record types, but for non-generative types it should be > possible, and would certainly be useful. Yes, and I expect this will be an addition at some point in the future. (Non-generativity is partly there for exactly that purpose.) For this SRFI, we decided to punt on this, though, because of the expected technical complexity. -- Cheers =8-} Mike Friede, Völkerverständigung und überhaupt blabla