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017    
018    package org.apache.logging.log4j.core.config.plugins;
019    
020    import java.lang.annotation.Documented;
021    import java.lang.annotation.ElementType;
022    import java.lang.annotation.Retention;
023    import java.lang.annotation.RetentionPolicy;
024    import java.lang.annotation.Target;
025    
026    /**
027     * Marks a method as a factory for custom Plugin builders.
028     */
029    @Documented
030    @Retention(RetentionPolicy.RUNTIME)
031    @Target(ElementType.METHOD)
032    public @interface PluginBuilderFactory {
033    }