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32  
33  package org.apache.commons.httpclient.server;
34  
35  import java.io.IOException;
36  
37  /***
38   * Defines an HTTP request/response service for the SimpleHttpServer
39   * 
40   * @author Oleg Kalnichevski
41   */
42  public interface HttpService {
43      /***
44       * This interface represents a serice to process HTTP requests.
45       * 
46       * @param request       The HTTP request object.
47       * @param response      The HTTP response object.
48       * @return true if this service was able to handle the request, false otherwise.
49       * 
50       * @throws IOException
51       */
52      public boolean process(
53          final SimpleRequest request, final SimpleResponse response) 
54              throws IOException;
55  }