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Completely uninstall Nodejs, npm and node_modules

so my Node and npm settings are currently messed up beyond repair( or so I think). What I would like to do is to completely remove all of it and start from scratch. What I have done till now can be ...
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How do you update npm to the latest version?

I'm having issues with npm in a Vagrant box I'm setting up. I noticed that the npm version is somewhat old, so I wanted to check the problem with the latest release. It is my understanding that you ...
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Slap Editor Installation problem, (sudo: npm: command not found) [duplicate]

I'm installing Slap Editor on Ubuntu 14.04 and when I type sudo npm install -g slap its giving me the error sudo: npm: command not found . the node version on my system is 0.10.33 and the npm version ...
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How to open Node.js command line in ubuntu?

I have completed installed Ruby on Rails on my ubuntu system. I have installed Node.js of version v0.10.33. I have try to search the node.js command prompt but not found. May anybody help me how to ...
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How do i display complete log in terminal

I have been banging my head around this one, I am trying to debug a nodejs application and my terminal is not displaying the entire list of errors, it is stuck at the top part as show in the image and ...
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Ubuntu 14.04: Installation of `vega` package of `npmjs`

I need to install vega package of npmjs (See here). But $ sudo npm -g install vega throws the following errors. Any help will be highly appreciated. Thanks in advance for your help. $ sudo apt-get ...
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node.js not starting by default in Lubuntu guest running in Oracle VM VirtualBox

I'm using Lubuntu 14.10 in Oracle VM VirtualBox. I installed node.js using nvm. After installation, I could run node --version in the same terminal and the version installed showed up. However, I ...
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14.04 Live USB stick can't install nodejs

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 on a USB stick, and I'm trying to get my Ruby on Rails dev environment setup. I'm having trouble installing nodejs. I used the method: sudo add-apt-repository ...
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Is there a way to integrate Node.js into the kernel core so that the system has this node running as a module.?

I want to integrate node.js into the kernel as a module. So that i could develop a common html+js+css app as a desktop app. How can this be done ? It would be nice if ubuntu had this feature.
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How to connect Node js Application with the dedicated ubuntu server?

I have a working Appication With nodejs and total js. it work fine on localhost Project I want to know what steps i want to follow to App run with brandnew dedicated ubuntu server. only know ...
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Node.js websocket error “Error: listen EADDRNOTAVAIL Error: listen EADDRNOTAVAIL”

Application work fine on localhost but when it's connected to the server, it is giving the next error. Error: listen EADDRNOTAVAIL Error: listen EADDRNOTAVAIL at errnoException (net.js:904:11) at ...
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Why does node.js need administrative permissions to access my windows share even though the share's premission is 0777

I have Ubuntu 14.04 running as a VMware guest on my Windows 8.1 host. I have shared a folder on my Windows Host and it is mounted in the Ubuntu guest on startup using this entry in fstab: ...
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How to install nodejs specific version

I have installed nodejs using sudo apt-get install nodejs. This installed version 0.10.32 but I want to install version 0.10.15. I already tried this command sudo apt-get install ...
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Do I need to install a LAMP server to run nodejs?

Using Ubuntu 14.04 - I am trying to control an AR Drone Parrott using nodejs. My question is: Can I run nodejs without installing the LAMP packages? On a netbook running UBUNTU 14.04 I have installed ...
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Trying to install nodejs but failing

I am trying to install nodejs but it is repeatedly failing. Attached is the log $ sudo apt-get install nodejs Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state ...
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How can I get jshint to work?

I installed jshint using sudo npm install -g jshint, and it seems to have worked: $which jshint /usr/local/bin/jshint Yet running jshint or its full path equivalent doesn't seem to do anything. It ...
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Creating a Nodejs chat application

I am creating a nodejs chat application, and I am in the process of setting up the environment. My OS is Ubuntu 14.04. I could understand that I need nodejs and socket.io to be installed on my PC ...
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Unable to execute binary file. Exec format error

I recently heard about Breach, a Node.js based browser. I was following the instructions on http://codeforgeek.com/2014/08/download-install-breach-browser-ubuntu-14-04/ to install it but got the ...
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Install Node on Ubuntu 14.04 1and1 Virtual Server

I have a Virtual Server from 1and1 running Ubuntu 14.04. After correcting the /etc/apt/sources.list to the official ones I tried to install nodejs and npm (to install bower later). I followed the ...
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Installing node with apt-get or downloading the Linux Binaries (.tar.gz)

What is the difference between installing node.js with 'sudo apt-get install nodejs' or downloading the Linux Binaries (.tar.gz) and following these instructions? Is the outcome the same?
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installing a script in $PATH

I am trying to use yeoman in Ubuntu. Everything is installed correctly but I can't use the command yo from bash. If I navigate to the appropriate directory and run node cli.js everything works from ...
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Trying to install yeoman on ubuntu to use with nodejs and npm

Using Ubuntu 13.10 I am trying to install yeoman using sudo npm install -g yo but it doesn't seem to work globally both npm and nodejs are installed, however, I am not sure that they are installed ...
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Developing NodeJS for Ubuntu Touch:

I'm new here and interested in developing apps for Ubuntu Touch. Already got the developer version running on a tablet model P3110. What I'd like to know is if it's compatible with NodeJS or if it's ...
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NodeJS install issues

Whenever I need to use NodeJS I'm always tired of a bunch of problems. At the moment I need to use closurecompiler nodejs module and try to install it and nodejs. It turns me following errors. How do ...
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How to run a Phantomjs server with an upstart script?

I have phantomjs installed and I want to run a phantom server whenever the (Ubuntu) server starts. I am currently working locally on Ubuntu 14.04, and the server this will be deployed to is also ...
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Having trouble to find the node in ubuntu 14.04 after installing

I installed the NodeJS in Ubuntu 14.04 by nvm by following this site Installing NodeJS Though I had the following problem as nvm ls sbin mkdir: cannot create directory ‘/usr/sbin/alias’: ...
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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 ...