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32  
33  package org.apache.commons.httpclient;
34  
35  /***
36   * Executes a method from a new thread.
37   * 
38   * @author Michael Becke
39   */
40  class ExecuteMethodThread extends Thread {
41      
42      private HttpMethod method;
43      private HttpClient client;
44      
45      private Exception exception;
46      
47      public ExecuteMethodThread(HttpMethod method, HttpClient client) {
48          this.method = method;
49          this.client = client;            
50      }
51  
52      public void run() {
53          try {
54              client.executeMethod(method);
55              method.getResponseBodyAsString();
56          } catch (Exception e) {
57              this.exception = e;
58          } finally {
59              method.releaseConnection();
60          }
61      }
62      
63      /***
64       * @return HttpMethod
65       */
66      public HttpMethod getMethod() {
67          return method;
68      }
69      
70      /***
71       * Gets the exception that occurred when executing the method.
72       * 
73       * @return an Exception or <code>null</code> if no exception occurred
74       */
75      public Exception getException() {
76          return exception;
77      }
78  
79  }