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doc: add note for platform specific flags `` #6136

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@@ -795,6 +795,23 @@ On Linux, positional writes don't work when the file is opened in append mode.
The kernel ignores the position argument and always appends the data to
the end of the file.

_Note: The behavior of `` is platform specific for some flags. As such,
opening a directory on OS X and Linux with the `'a+'` flag - see example below -
will return an error. Whereas on Windows and FreeBSD a file descriptor will be

// OS X and Linux'<directory>', 'a+', (err, fd) => {
// => [Error: EISDIR: illegal operation on a directory, open <directory>]
// Windows and FreeBSD'<directory>', 'a+', (err, fd) => {
// => null, <fd>

## fs.openSync(path, flags[, mode])

* `path` {String | Buffer}
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