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018package org.olap4j.mdx.parser;
019
020import org.olap4j.OlapConnection;
021
022/**
023 * Factory for MDX parsers.
024 *
025 * @author jhyde
026 * @since Aug 22, 2006
027 */
028public interface MdxParserFactory {
029    /**
030     * Creates an MDX parser.
031     *
032     * @param connection Connection in which to resolve identifiers
033     * @return MDX parser
034     */
035    MdxParser createMdxParser(OlapConnection connection);
036
037    /**
038     * Creates an MDX validator.
039     *
040     * @param connection Connection in which to resolve identifiers
041     * @return MDX validator
042     */
043    MdxValidator createMdxValidator(OlapConnection connection);
044}
045
046// End MdxParserFactory.java