Life cycle of Channels
Blaze Channels are in one of five states:
Constructed - the Channel isn't initialized or has been shutDown
you can explicitly initialize a Channel by invoking its init() method. At this point its Configuration is set
this will implicitly initialize the channel and start the Channel's underlying communication with its peers:
this will stop communication - however you are able to re-start the channel at a latter point
- this will implicitly call stop() - and de-construct the channel. It is possible to re-initialize the channel again - and it is recommend that to apply configuration changes to the channel - it be shut down and re-started - e.g.