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From Claudio Martella <>
Subject Re: creating non existing vertices by sending messages
Date Fri, 03 Feb 2012 16:34:52 GMT
Agreed, probably making the path configurable is the way to go.

On Fri, Feb 3, 2012 at 5:30 PM, David Garcia <> wrote:
> I just wanted to send this out because I remember reading a discussion on
> this topic.  Currently, graph will create a vertex in the graph if a
> message is sent to a vertexID that doesn't exist.  Personally, I really
> really like this behavior.  It enables me to forgo vertex creation if I
> don't need it.  If I need the vertex, I can simply send a message to
> create it, and process the message that was sent.  I understand that there
> are some concerns with this. . .I would suggest making this behavior
> configurable at job creation.  This would be an awesome compromise, and
> would not preclude either type of behavior.
> -David

   Claudio Martella

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