Actor.CreateActor method (1 of 3)

Creates a new actor of the specified type and with the specified optional Event. This Event can only be used to access its payload, and cannot be handled.

protected ActorId CreateActor(Type type, Event initialEvent = null, EventGroup group = null)
parameter description
type Type of the actor.
initialEvent Optional initialization event.
group An optional event group associated with the new Actor.

Return Value

The unique actor id.

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Actor.CreateActor method (2 of 3)

Creates a new actor of the specified type and name, and with the specified optional Event. This Event can only be used to access its payload, and cannot be handled.

protected ActorId CreateActor(Type type, string name, Event initialEvent = null, 
    EventGroup group = null)
parameter description
type Type of the actor.
name Optional name used for logging.
initialEvent Optional initialization event.
group An optional event group associated with the new Actor.

Return Value

The unique actor id.

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Actor.CreateActor method (3 of 3)

Creates a new actor of the specified Type and name, using the specified unbound actor id, and passes the specified optional Event. This event can only be used to access its payload, and cannot be handled.

protected void CreateActor(ActorId id, Type type, string name, Event initialEvent = null, 
    EventGroup group = null)
parameter description
id Unbound actor id.
type Type of the actor.
name Optional name used for logging.
initialEvent Optional initialization event.
group An optional event group associated with the new Actor.

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