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Why npm (not package management) install take too long to execute in ubuntu?

I'm installing some tool for nodejs using "npm install" It've runned for over an hour. I dont know whether the execution is so long, or it's freeze? System: Ubuntu 12.04 Node version 0.10.33 npm ...
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Cant find nodejs on Debian [closed]

I install nodejs to Debian. But I cant find it in /usr/bin/nodejs. I try to search but have the same result. nodejs -v v0.10.35 Where I can find nodejs file ?
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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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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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executing certain commands do absolutely nothing

I have installed 3 new packages recently through NPM and none of them are executing. I ran sudo npm install -g ionic and the installation looked like normal. Then I can run which ionic and I get ...
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npm install does not create subfolder in node_modules

I am having some weird issues. I just installed Ubuntu 14.04 and trying to get cordova working. So I first installed some basic stuff (apache2, mysql-server, etc) and then installed npm (sudo apt-get ...
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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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Cordova / npm problem in sockets connection Ubuntu 14.04

I am facing a problem while using Cordova, every time Cordova/NPM needs to access web resources, like add a android platform. I have the android sdk up and running. And using Ubuntu 14.04. When I ...
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bower install does nothing, not even throw an error

I am on Ubuntu 14.04. I did sudo apt-get install npm. Then I did npm install -g bower, which was successful. With which npm, I get /usr/bin/npm/. With which bower, I get /usr/local/bin/bower. I ...
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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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node js project

i want to create a project and i have installed nodejs, and i have installed npm and on the terminal when i write "express " it do not make a folder or if it make the "npm start" do not have any ...
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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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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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phonegap create test not working

I installed node.js and npm on my Ubuntu 14.04 system using: sudo apt-get install nodejs sudo apt-get install npm I then tried to install phonegap with npm install -g phonegap. Everything seemed ...
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/etc/sudoers.d: Too many open files during npm install

When I ran npm install the first time, it suddenly slowed down my system to a crawl. Moving the cursor would take about 30 seconds to register on screen. Evenually NPM finished with a failure and ...
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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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Phonegap Error installation in ubuntu

Good day every one, I tried to install Phonegap in my PC but i counter the problem hopefully any can help me. Here's the ubuntu version Distributor ID: Ubuntu Description: Ubuntu 12.04.4 LTS ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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 to update coffee script?

I got a following error when I tried to watch coffee scripts by coffee -o js -cw coffee. /usr/local/lib/node_modules/coffee-script/lib/coffee-script/command.js:321 throw e; ^ ...
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Ubuntu / Install NodeJS & npm

I'm trying to install nodejs and npm, however, it fails. This is my terminal: sudo apt-get install nodejs npm Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done ...
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Npm errors when installing packages on windows share

I have Ubuntu 12.10 running as a VMware guest on my Windows 8 host. I have shared a folder on my Windows 8 Host and it is mounted in the Ubuntu guest on startup using this entry in fstab: ...
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npm breaks after updating nodejs to 0.10

I am on 12.04LTS. I updated my system today and in that process nodejs got updated. Now my npm has stopped working. For e.g: $ npm install express npm http GET ...
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Updating Less Css

I had Less Css working on my 12.1 Ubuntu install fine. I was using it by running lessc from command line. When I run lessc -v I get: lessc 1.3.0 (LESS Compiler) [JavaScript] I need to upgrade to ...
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“No such file or directory” error while using npm

I installed node and npm using the instructions provided here I was able to use node successfully. However, as I attempt to install the "Formidable" node module, I get the following error: $npm ...
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How do you install less css command line compiler?

From my understanding and correct me if I'm wrong, I have to get ruby or NPM installed to get the less css compiler working. I don't have any ruby installed and I'm not really sure how to get my ...