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  1. Hadoop Common
  2. HADOOP-6536

FileUtil.fullyDelete(dir) behavior is not defined when we pass a symlink as the argument

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    • Bug
    • Status: Closed
    • Major
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • None
    • 0.22.0
    • fs
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    Description

      FileUtil.fullyDelete(dir) deletes contents of sym-linked directory when we pass a symlink. If this is the behavior, it should be documented as so.
      Or it should be changed not to delete the contents of the sym-linked directory.

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        1. HADOOP-6536.patch
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          Ravi Gummadi
        2. HADOOP-6536.v1.1.patch
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          Ravi Gummadi
        3. HADOOP-6536.v1.patch
          3 kB
          Ravi Gummadi

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            ravidotg Ravi Gummadi
            amareshwari Amareshwari Sriramadasu
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