[Mono-bugs] [Bug 78664][Maj] New - FileInfo.Delete() doesn't work on dangling symlinks

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Fri Jun 16 16:03:38 EDT 2006

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Changed by joeshaw at novell.com.


--- shadow/78664	2006-06-16 16:03:38.000000000 -0400
+++ shadow/78664.tmp.6312	2006-06-16 16:03:38.000000000 -0400
@@ -0,0 +1,23 @@
+Bug#: 78664
+Product: Mono: Class Libraries
+Version: 1.1
+OS Details: 
+Status: NEW   
+Priority: Major
+Component: CORLIB
+AssignedTo: mono-bugs at ximian.com                            
+ReportedBy: joeshaw at novell.com               
+QAContact: mono-bugs at ximian.com
+TargetMilestone: ---
+Summary: FileInfo.Delete() doesn't work on dangling symlinks
+If you have a FileInfo which points to a dangling symlink, the Delete()
+function doesn't remove the link.  Non-dangling links are correctly
+removed, however.
+This is probably due to unlink(2) returning ENOENT on dangling symlinks.

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