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cb() never called! via npm install

What I Wanted to Do

Tried to run “npm install” to install all packages in a project due to npm and node upgrade

What Happened Instead

Got the error “npm ERR! cb() never called!”

Reproduction Steps

After upgrade, reinstall packages in project via npm install


tried to build android app via react-native run-android with error:
throw err;
Google suggested reinstalling all packages. Then i get the error above.
Console says its a bug with npm
I have Win 10, 64bit OS
This is the log from the error
new, correct log file
2019-07-30T12_02_27_540Z-debug.log (326,0 KB)

Platform Info

$ npm --versions
{ npm: '6.9.0',
  ares: '1.15.0',
  brotli: '1.0.7',
  cldr: '35.1',
  http_parser: '2.8.0',
  icu: '64.2',
  modules: '64',
  napi: '4',
  nghttp2: '1.34.0',
  node: '10.16.0',
  openssl: '1.1.1b',
  tz: '2019a',
  unicode: '12.1',
  uv: '1.28.0',
  v8: '',
  zlib: '1.2.11' }
$ node -p process.platform

In the log file you attached, you are running npm start not npm install. Could you please attach a log file for the install error?


sorry i got the wrong file during the upload. I updatet the post with the new log file.