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20  
21  package org.apache.hadoop.hbase.client;
22  
23  /**
24   * Specify Isolation levels in Scan operations.
25   * <p>
26   * There are two isolation levels. A READ_COMMITTED isolation level
27   * indicates that only data that is committed be returned in a scan.
28   * An isolation level of READ_UNCOMMITTED indicates that a scan
29   * should return data that is being modified by transactions that might
30   * not have been committed yet.
31   */
32  public enum IsolationLevel {
33  
34    READ_COMMITTED(1),
35    READ_UNCOMMITTED(2);
36  
37    IsolationLevel(int value) {}
38  
39    public byte [] toBytes() {
40      return new byte [] { toByte() };
41    }
42  
43    public byte toByte() {
44      return (byte)this.ordinal();
45    }
46  
47    public static IsolationLevel fromBytes(byte [] bytes) {
48      return IsolationLevel.fromByte(bytes[0]);
49    }
50  
51    public static IsolationLevel fromByte(byte vbyte) {
52      return IsolationLevel.values()[vbyte];
53    }
54  }