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ubuntu thinks node is missing?

When I start a terminal on my laptop, it shows this on starting up: No command 'Node' found, did you mean: Command 'ode' from package 'plotutils' (universe) Command 'node' from package 'node' ...
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How to install IBM DB2 drivers on Ubuntu

I need assistance installing IBM DB2 drivers onto Ubuntu. Using Ubuntu 14.04, I'm attempting to create a simple web page that gets served by the node.js server-side framework. A ...
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UTF-8 Issue, don't know where?

I am running a node.js server and the following line just isn't working. console.log("☺☻♥ مرحبا 你好"); I opened up the file in nano and cat on my ubuntu server 14.04 (no gui, no window manager, no ...
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alias of nodejs as node on 14.04

i installed nodejs with apt-get on 14.04 When i do nodejs -v v0.10.25 and when i do node -v node : command not found. So i want to make alias of nodejs as node So i inserted a line in ...
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Where does node.js install to?

I'm trying to install a script, which is a clone of a game, and uses node.js for it. Now, the documentation says I should copy the node.exe (windows) and put it where the clone is. Now, I can't find ...
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Nodejs Installation

I have installed node.js and the version is 0.6.12. I am trying to update it but the efforts are in vain. Even though i have installed the latest version the Terminal still shows the version as 0.6.12 ...
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module: graceful-fs : npm ERR! install Couldn't read dependencies

1) Just built a freshly installed Ubunto 14.04 VM. 2) Followed instructions at http://askubuntu.com/a/83290 3) Followed instructions at https://www.npmjs.org/package/generator-sili 4) Getting error - ...
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Most secure way to install node?

Should I install node as root and then add user permissions to run it, or add a sudo user to the sudoers file and install and run it that way? It seems to me that adding the user to sudo would be a ...
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Getting “mkdir: cannot create directory…” while installing & using NVM/Node.js commands

Please bare with me, not a Linux wiz (unfortunately). Anyways, I have a freshly installed 14.04 LTS version of Linux, onto which I recently installed NVM & Node.js. I did so by entering the next ...
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Nginx Load-Balacing node.js, SSL Not Working

I'm running 12.04 and using Nginx to load-balance node.js and I'm having an issue getting SSL to work. The Problem Using the configuration below, when I send any requests via https I get no response ...
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How can I keep something running but run other terminal commands? [duplicate]

I'm sure this is a really stupid question and it's probably already been asked a dozen times on this site, and I just don't know which keywords to search. I'm still really new to managing a server and ...
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error in installation of npm [duplicate]

i have installed NPM using the following command apt-get install npm using repo apt-add-repository ppa:chris-lea/node.js when i pass the command it gives error apt-get install npm Reading ...
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couldn't install npm on ubuntu

Tried to install nodejs and npm on ubuntu 12.04. I googled and did it. Now, I could not install npm on machine. sudo apt-get install npm Which gives me this The following packages have unmet ...
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node.js app runs from command line but gives errors when run from cron job on reboot on ubuntu 14.04 LTS

When starting my app manually using forever, it works fine. It runs on localhost:8080 and nginx does the routing. When using a cronjob my starter.sh script runs but in the forever log I get an error. ...
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NodeJS Hangs on Ubuntu 14.04 Boot [Big CPU & Memory usage]

Node somehow hangs on Ubuntu 14.04 boot. It uses lots of CPU and RAM (Checked with Terminal -> top). I need to have root permissions to kill it and it doesn't work after the first time. Had to spam ...
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less css and and node js troubles

When I try to install less css compiler under my Ubuntu 13.10 box I get following message and lescss don't working. In what way I can fix the problem? I execute: sudo npm install -g less After ...
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Issue using Node.js / Express, Says it's not installed

I am having the same issue this this person had. npm installed packages are not accessible Where the command "express nodepad" does not work. It give an error that "The program 'express' is ...
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Running a service ignores environment variables

I have a /ect/init/application.conf file that looks something like... start on filesystem and net-device-up IFACE!=lo stop on runlevel [016] respawn export NODE_ENV=production chdir ...
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Problem with Node.js installation

I am very new to Linux so my question may seem stupid however I cannot install Node.js and npm software successfully. More precisely, the installation is completed but when I am trying to run some ...
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How can I install the development version of Node?

I want to get the latest updates for Node (evented I/O for v8 javascript). I already have installed Node using: sudo apt-get install -y python-software-properties python g++ make sudo ...
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Ehterpad configure script not finding the existing dir given via prefix option

I am following the official ubuntu guide to install etherpad from here. When it asks to download and extract the latest version of etherpad, I do so. The version I downloaded is node-v0.10.26.tar.gz. ...
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How can I update my nodeJS to the latest version?

I have installed nodeJS on Ubuntu with following code sudo apt-get install nodejs Since I am a new user for ubuntu I also ran this code too sudo apt-get install npm Now when I type nodejs ...
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Strange recursive folder created on npm installation

something very strange is happening to my system. I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 and I use it for node.js deveopment. Every time I perform an installation either (sudo npm install -g myPackage) a srtange ...
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How can I be careful installing node.js via apt?

I want to install EtherPad on my Ubuntu Server. The Etherpad installation instructions say: Additionally, you'll need node.js installed, Ideally the latest stable version, be careful of ...
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Node.js application is not working ARM Ubuntu

I use a Samsung ARM Chromebook as a dev machine, and as a result Node.js is absolutely essential. In the past I've had no issues with it whatsoever. However, due to unfortunate circumstances I was ...
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Deploying a Node.js app using Juju

A little background. We are attempting to improve the deployment flow of our Node.js application, and decided to investigate Juju. I am attempting to deploy a small practice express app (which does ...
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Forever cannot be installed

While trying to install Forever using this command: sudo npm -g install forever I'm getting this error: npm WARN engine hawk@0.10.2: wanted: {"node":"0.8.x"} (current: ...
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I'm trying to install nodejs-legacy and it keeps failing [duplicate]

I have no idea what the problem is, but I keep trying to install nodejs-legacy by running sudo apt-get install, but it keeps failing. Here's all of the output when I try to do the command. Reading ...
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node: command not found

I don't understand why the node command will not work, whereas nodejs works: $ node --version zsh: command not found: node $ nodejs --version v0.10.15 I tried apt-get install nodejs, but the latest ...
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Install custom version of node with apt-get

I've installed nodejs this way: sudo apt-get install python-software-properties python g++ make sudo add-apt-repository ppa:chris-lea/node.js sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install nodejs The ...
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Node.js NVM causes Xubuntu login loop with ~/.profile line

There are various posts on the Xubuntu login loop, but none of them address NVM (Node Version Manager). I have installed NodeJS via NVM on my Xubuntu VM and it works fine, however after rebooting, I ...
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npm completion broken

I'm running npm 1.2.18 and node v0.10.15. npm completion is broken. If I try to tab complete with npm or if I run npm completion, it displays: npm ERR! System Linux 3.11.0-14-generic npm ERR! ...
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Why doesn't JSLint/JSHint work in Ubuntu?

I installed as described here and other places, but after using npm to install jslint, jshint, neither will work. Running "jslint", I only get: /usr/bin/env: node: No such file or directory Is ...
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Nodejs app is starting everyday and eating up memory

I was trying to run ghost node.js application on my ubuntu server. Since I am mostly experimenting with linux systems I have tried a bunch of things and finally managed to make ghost run on server ...
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Access API for Unity topbar?

Is there any way to access Ubuntu Unity topbar using node.js ? I just want to make a web app and need some way to make a indicator for the web app .
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npm installed packages are not accessible

I installed nodejs with the instructions from this post on ubuntu 13.1 All went smooth. After that I installed express by issuing the command npm install express which result in express@3.4.4 ...
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Node executables not doing anything

I have some node executables installed on an Ubuntu server but whenever I try to execute them nothing happens. I don't even get an error message. I know they're in my path because which ...
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Multiple possible interpreters in a shebang?

Trying to learn me some nodejs, I installed npm and the learnyounode module. Unfortunately, learnyounode tries to execute #!/usr/bin/env node and not #!/usr/bin/env nodejs -- as we have it setup in ...
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Node-hid doesn't see a Xbox controller - Ubuntu 12.04.03

I am trying to get node-hid to display information information on an Xbox controller. It can display info on other hid devices such as a mouse just fine but when I run the below code with an Xbox ...
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How can I stop a process from moving to the background?

I have a machine running Ubuntu server version 12.04.3 LTS. On it, I'm attempting to run a node.js server that needs to stay up and running at all times. I'm running into an issue, however, where ...
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After installing coffee script the coffee command is found but does nothing

I just installed coffe script with NPM (sudo npm install -g coffee-script) When I type coffee into my terminal nothing happens. The command is found but does not show any reaction. Does anyone know ...
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How can I install older version of node-less

I need version 1.3.3 of node-less. I've tried to force an older version using Synaptic Package manager, but no earlier versions are available. If I attempt to install less via npm, it results in ...
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Firewall blocking mySQL port

I am trying to connect to mysql through node.js program but it throwing an error. I am not able to connect to mysql on port 3306. I already have apache installed on my PC. I have tried ...
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node symlink wrong after upgrade

I recently upgraded my node install and while nodejs shows version v0.10.20 the symlink (node in /usr/bin/node) is still reporting version as v0.10.18 I tried removing and re-adding the symlink but ...
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Opening port 3000 EC2 Amazon web services

I am trying to use nodejs and socket.io to deliver a webapp, which use websocket on port 3000. I have opened port 3000 on my EC2 instance in my management console by adding the inbound TCP rule to ...
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Problem: “npm ERR! cb() never called! npm ERR! not ok code 0” when installing etherpad

on an Ubuntu 12.04.3: adduser --system --home=/var/www/etherpad --group etherpad apt-get install gzip git-core curl python libssl-dev build-essential abiword python-software-properties ...
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How to run mongodb with my username instead of default user mongodb

I want to run mongodb service by my defined username and group instead of using mongodb user. How can i change from mongodb user to mydesiredusername?
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Installing Grunt js on 13.04

How does one install grunt on Ubuntu 13.04? I've attempted to install it via NPM: sudo npm install -g grunt Then when i run grunt: grunt But it doesn't seem to work it throws an error: ...
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What to do with tar.gz [duplicate]

I am quite new to Ubuntu and I am trying to install node.js on 12.04. I have the source code in a tar.gz. I am not sure what I need to do with this file. I guess I need to extract it but is there a ...
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Upstart and Node js: Cannot find module

I'm trying to setup upstart to run with my Node js and Socket.io server. /etc/init/quizens.conf env NODE_BIN=/usr/bin/node env APP_DIR=/root/quizens env SCRIPT_FILE="quizens.js" env ...