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npm error EEXIST while trying to publish a package from a tar.gz archive #5336
I am trying to publish a package, and I get:
Of course, I tried to delete the faulty directory, but npm re-creates it, and still throws the error.
And here is npm-debug.log:
Is this still a problem for you?
There have been a lot of improvements to npm -- especially around conflicts and race conditions during install -- since 1.4.7. Can you try updating your npm installation?
To update npm, run
We are trying to clean up older npm issues, so if we don't hear back from you within a week, we will close this issue. (Don't worry -- you can always come back again and re-open it!)