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20  package org.apache.mina.transport.socket;
21  
22  import java.net.InetSocketAddress;
23  
24  import org.apache.mina.core.service.IoConnector;
25  
26  /**
27   * {@link IoConnector} for socket transport (TCP/IP).
28   *
29   * @author <a href="http://mina.apache.org">Apache MINA Project</a>
30   */
31  public interface SocketConnector extends IoConnector {
32      /**
33       * Returns the default remote InetSocketAddress to connect to when no argument
34       * is specified in {@link #connect()} method.
35       * This method overrides the {@link IoConnector#getDefaultRemoteAddress()} method.
36       */
37      InetSocketAddress getDefaultRemoteAddress();
38  
39      /**
40       * Returns the default configuration of the new SocketSessions created by 
41       * this connect service.
42       */
43      SocketSessionConfig getSessionConfig();
44      
45      /**
46       * Sets the default remote InetSocketAddress to connect to when no argument is
47       * specified in {@link #connect()} method.
48       * This method overrides the {@link IoConnector#setDefaultRemoteAddress(java.net.SocketAddress)} method.
49       */
50      void setDefaultRemoteAddress(InetSocketAddress remoteAddress);
51  }