On Sun, Aug 28, 2011 at 12:15 AM, Isaac Schlueter <i...@izs.me> wrote:
On Sat, Aug 27, 2011 at 06:03, Matt <hel...@gmail.com> wrote:
> Oh, it's absolutely vital. Frankly without it we should get rid of any
> ability to write to the filesystem.
That's a bit extreme.
Anyone doing filesystem writes from node without it is just waiting for a security hole or data corruption to happen. It's possible for data corruption to happen with npm for example, by running it concurrently.