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package org.apache.commons.httpclient.server;

import java.io.InputStream;
import java.io.OutputStream;

 * Pumps data between a pair of input / output streams. Used to
 * connect the two ends (left and right) of a bidirectional communication channel.
 * Instances of this class are thread safe.
 * @author Ortwin Glueck
class BidiStreamProxy {
    private StreamProxy leftToRight, rightToLeft;
    private int state = 0;
     * Sets up a new connection between two peers (left and right)
     * @param leftIn input channel of the left peer
     * @param leftOut output channel of the left peer
     * @param rightIn input channel of the right peer
     * @param rightOut output channel of the right peer
    public BidiStreamProxy(InputStream leftIn, OutputStream leftOut, InputStream rightIn, OutputStream rightOut) {
        leftToRight = new StreamProxy(leftIn, rightOut);
        rightToLeft = new StreamProxy(rightIn, leftOut);
     * Starts pumping the information from left to right and vice versa.
     * This is performed asynchronously so this method returns immediately.
    public synchronized void start() {
        if (state != 0) throw new IllegalStateException("Can not start twice");
        state = 1;
     * Aborts the communication between the peers and releases all resources.
     * Note: The method does not wait for the pump threads to terminate.
    public synchronized void abort() {
        if (leftToRight != null) leftToRight.abort();
        if (rightToLeft != null)  rightToLeft.abort();
        leftToRight = null;
        rightToLeft = null;
     * Blocks until all data has been copied. Basically calls the 
     * join method on the pump thread.
     * @throws InterruptedException
    public void block() throws InterruptedException {
        if (state != 1) throw new IllegalStateException("Can not block before started");

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