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20  package org.apache.mina.statemachine.transition;
21  
22  import org.apache.mina.statemachine.context.StateContext;
23  import org.apache.mina.statemachine.State;
24  
25  /**
26   * The interface implemented by classes which need to react on entering
27   * a certain states.
28   *
29   * @author <a href="http://mina.apache.org">Apache MINA Project</a>
30   */
31  public interface SelfTransition {
32      /**
33       * Executes this {@link SelfTransition}.
34       * 
35       * @return <code>true</code> if the {@link SelfTransition} was executed,
36       *         <code>false</code> otherwise.
37       */
38  
39      boolean execute(StateContext stateContext, State state);
40  
41  }