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19  package org.apache.hadoop.hbase;
20  
21  import org.apache.hadoop.classification.InterfaceAudience;
22  
23  /**
24   * Implementers are Stoppable.
25   */
26  @InterfaceAudience.Private
27  public interface Stoppable {
28    /**
29     * Stop this service.
30     * @param why Why we're stopping.
31     */
32    void stop(String why);
33  
34    /**
35     * @return True if {@link #stop(String)} has been closed.
36     */
37    boolean isStopped();
38  }