[Project_owners] Re: class vs contract ids

Ben Bucksch ben.bucksch.news at beonex.com
Fri Sep 12 17:01:37 EDT 2003


Pete Collins wrote:

> In practicality though, the distinction is useless since there are 
> usually no alternative implementations found in Mozilla for the same 
> public interface.

Yes. But the text suggests that the intent is that you can e.g. override 
components. E.g. you can drop in another HTTPS implemntation, if you are 
on a high-latency satelite link.



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