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Re: Question Regarding FileAlreadyExistsException
I don't think so. The client is responsible for deleting the resource
before, if it might exist.
Correct me if I am wrong.

Higher solution (such as Cascading) usually provides a way to define a
strategy to handle it : KEEP, REPLACE, UPDATE ...



On Thu, Aug 23, 2012 at 3:15 PM, Daniel Hoffman <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>wrote:

> With respect to the FileAlreadyExistsException which occurrs when a
> duplicate directory is discovered by an OutputFormat,
> Is there a hadoop  property that is accessible by the client to disable
> this behavior?
> IE,  disable.file.already.exists.behaviour=true
> Thank You
> Daniel G. Hoffman

Bertrand Dechoux