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016     */
017    package org.apache.camel.spi;
018    
019    import org.apache.camel.TypeConverter;
020    
021    /**
022     * An interface for an object which is interested in being injected with the root {@link TypeConverter}
023     * such as for implementing a fallback type converter
024     *
025     * @see org.apache.camel.impl.converter.DefaultTypeConverter#addFallbackTypeConverter(org.apache.camel.TypeConverter)
026     *         DefaultTypeConverter.addFallbackConverter
027     * @version $Revision: 12987 $
028     */
029    public interface TypeConverterAware {
030    
031        /**
032         * Injects the root type converter.
033         *
034         * @param parentTypeConverter the root type converter
035         */
036        void setTypeConverter(TypeConverter parentTypeConverter);
037    }