Project apache/hbase in file ...main.java.org.apache.hadoop.hbase.codec.Codec.java (2013-09-12)
@@ -20,6 +20,7 @@ package org.apache.hadoop.hbase.codec;
 import java.io.InputStream;
 import java.io.OutputStream;
 
+import org.apache.hadoop.classification.InterfaceAudience;
 import org.apache.hadoop.hbase.CellScanner;
 import org.apache.hadoop.hbase.io.CellOutputStream;
 import org.apache.hadoop.hbase.io.encoding.DataBlockEncoder;
@@ -31,6 +32,7 @@ import org.apache.hadoop.hbase.io.encoding.DataBlockEncoder;
  * and without presuming an hfile context.  Intent is an Interface that will work for hfile and
  * rpc.
  */
+@InterfaceAudience.Private
 public interface Codec {
   // TODO: interfacing with {@link DataBlockEncoder}
   /**