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Things like this, I install node js with git.All things looks good,I using the command:

 mkdir ~/local
 echo 'export PATH=$HOME/local/bin:$PATH' >> ~/.bashrc
 . ~/.bashrc

 git clone git://github.com/joyent/node.git
 cd node
 ./configure --prefix=~/local
 make install
 cd ..

 git clone git://github.com/isaacs/npm.git
 cd npm
 make install # or `make link` for bleeding edge

after make node , I find node can't work.So what should do ?

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Are you missing make itself before? After that, sudo make install to actually install the binaries system wide.

AFAIK node.js is part of the standard repositories, so sudo apt-get install nodejs should work, too.

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