001package ca.uhn.fhir.rest.gclient;
002
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022
023import ca.uhn.fhir.rest.api.MethodOutcome;
024import ca.uhn.fhir.rest.api.PreferReturnEnum;
025
026public interface IPatchExecutable extends IClientExecutable<IPatchExecutable, MethodOutcome>{
027
028        /**
029         * Add a <code>Prefer</code> header to the request, which requests that the server include 
030         * or suppress the resource body as a part of the result. If a resource is returned by the server
031         * it will be parsed an accessible to the client via {@link MethodOutcome#getResource()}
032         * 
033         * @since HAPI 1.1
034         */
035        IPatchExecutable prefer(PreferReturnEnum theReturn);
036
037}