What I Wanted to Do
curl https://registry.npmjs.org/@babel/core/latest should return JSON info about latest version of
curl https://registry.npmjs.org/@webassemblyjs/wasm-parser/1.7.11 should return info for
What Happened Instead
Server responds with 401 status
curl commands above
This appears to be an issue with any module that has a scoped name.
This issue previously reported (and closed without response) here.
Note, too, that the information in question is available if you omit the version. E.g.
curl https://registry.npmjs.org/@babel/core works… you just have to sift through the
versions field to fin the information you need.