# [texhax] \usebox in environment to save text for future use

Stefan Björk stefan.bjork at gmail.com
Mon May 11 21:52:59 CEST 2009

> Just do not define a new environment for this purpose. Use \begin{lrbox}{\mybox}...\end{lrbox} which serves this purpose already.

But then I need a minibox to handle more than a single paragraph?

The idea of creating a new environment is to make a comprehensive and
elegant interface for a package. The same thing can be achieved with a
command, but an environment should have been a more elegant solution,
in my opinion.

/S