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18  package org.apache.hadoop.hbase.codec;
19  
20  import java.io.InputStream;
21  import java.io.OutputStream;
22  
23  import org.apache.hadoop.hbase.KeyValue;
24  
25  /**
26   * Encoder/Decoder for KeyValue.
27   * <p>
28   * This is a backport of the Codec from HBase 0.96, but ignoring support for a Cell interface and
29   * sticking with the good, old {@link KeyValue}.
30   */
31  public interface Codec {
32  
33    Decoder getDecoder(InputStream is);
34  
35    Encoder getEncoder(OutputStream os);
36  }