View Javadoc
1   /*
2    * Copyright 2012 The Netty Project
3    *
4    * The Netty Project licenses this file to you under the Apache License,
5    * version 2.0 (the "License"); you may not use this file except in compliance
6    * with the License. You may obtain a copy of the License at:
7    *
8    *   http://www.apache.org/licenses/LICENSE-2.0
9    *
10   * Unless required by applicable law or agreed to in writing, software
11   * distributed under the License is distributed on an "AS IS" BASIS, WITHOUT
12   * WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, either express or implied. See the
13   * License for the specific language governing permissions and limitations
14   * under the License.
15   */
16  
17  package org.jboss.netty.channel.socket.nio;
18  
19  import org.jboss.netty.channel.socket.Worker;
20  
21  /**
22   * The {@link WorkerPool} is responsible to hand of {@link Worker}'s on demand
23   *
24   */
25  public interface WorkerPool<E extends Worker> extends NioSelectorPool {
26  
27      /**
28       * Return the next {@link Worker} to use
29       *
30       * @return worker
31       */
32      E nextWorker();
33  }