Interface ServerRunner<T extends Client>

  • All Superinterfaces:
    ContextAware, Runnable
    All Known Implementing Classes:

    public interface ServerRunner<T extends Client>
    extends ContextAware, Runnable
    An object that is responsible for the asynchronous execution of a socket server.

    This interface exists primarily to allow the runner to be mocked for the purpose of unit testing the socket server implementation.

    • Method Detail

      • isRunning

        boolean isRunning()
        Gets a flag indicating whether the server is currently running.
        flag state
      • stop

        void stop()
           throws IOException
        Stops execution of the runner.

        This method must cause all I/O and thread resources associated with the runner to be released. If the receiver has not been started, this method must have no effect.

      • accept

        void accept​(ClientVisitor<T> visitor)
        Presents each connected client to the given visitor.
        visitor - the subject visitor