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Clobber a Link if it's in the way of a File

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isaacs committed May 15, 2019
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@@ -147,7 +147,7 @@ Writer.prototype._stat = function (current) {

// if it's a type change, then we need to clobber or error.
// if it's not a type change, then let the impl take care of it.
if (currentType !== self.type) {
if (currentType !== self.type || self.type === 'File' && current.nlink > 1) {
return rimraf(self._path, function (er) {
if (er) return self.error(er)
self._old = null

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commented on 6a77d2f Jun 24, 2019

Does this fix really solve the issue? Doesn't it make it just racy? (e.g. if at the time of check the file is a regular one and it is switched to an hardlink just before the create() function is called)

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