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017package org.apache.commons.collections4.functors;
018
019import java.io.Serializable;
020
021import org.apache.commons.collections4.Closure;
022
023/**
024 * Closure implementation that does nothing.
025 *
026 * @since 3.0
027 * @version $Id: NOPClosure.html 887892 2013-11-24 13:43:45Z tn $
028 */
029public final class NOPClosure<E> implements Closure<E>, Serializable {
030
031    /** Serial version UID */
032    private static final long serialVersionUID = 3518477308466486130L;
033
034    /** Singleton predicate instance */
035    @SuppressWarnings("rawtypes")
036    public static final Closure INSTANCE = new NOPClosure<Object>();
037
038    /**
039     * Factory returning the singleton instance.
040     *
041     * @param <E> the type that the closure acts on
042     * @return the singleton instance
043     * @since 3.1
044     */
045    @SuppressWarnings("unchecked")
046    public static <E> Closure<E> nopClosure() {
047        return (Closure<E>) INSTANCE;
048    }
049
050    /**
051     * Constructor.
052     */
053    private NOPClosure() {
054        super();
055    }
056
057    /**
058     * Do nothing.
059     *
060     * @param input  the input object
061     */
062    public void execute(final E input) {
063        // do nothing
064    }
065
066    private Object readResolve() {
067        return INSTANCE;
068    }
069
070}