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24  
25  /*
26   * Copyright (c) 2009 by Oracle Corporation. All Rights Reserved.
27   */
28  
29  package javax.xml.stream;
30  
31  import javax.xml.stream.events.XMLEvent;
32  
33  /**
34   * This interface declares a simple filter interface that one can
35   * create to filter XMLEventReaders
36   * @version 1.0
37   * @author Copyright (c) 2009 by Oracle Corporation. All Rights Reserved.
38   * @since 1.6
39   */
40  public interface EventFilter {
41    /**
42     * Tests whether this event is part of this stream.  This method
43     * will return true if this filter accepts this event and false
44     * otherwise.
45     *
46     * @param event the event to test
47     * @return true if this filter accepts this event, false otherwise
48     */
49    public boolean accept(XMLEvent event);
50  }