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017package org.apache.commons.exec;
018
019/**
020 * Runs daemon processes asynchronously. Callers are expected to register a {@link ProcessDestroyer} before executing
021 * any processes.
022 * 
023 * @since 1.3
024 */
025public class DaemonExecutor extends DefaultExecutor {
026
027    /**
028     * Factory method to create a thread waiting for the result of an asynchronous execution.
029     *
030     * @param runnable
031     *            the runnable passed to the thread
032     * @param name
033     *            the name of the thread
034     * @return the thread
035     */
036    @Override
037    protected Thread createThread(final Runnable runnable, final String name) {
038        final Thread t = super.createThread(runnable, name);
039        t.setDaemon(true);
040        return t;
041    }
042}