Getting an error cb() never called .


(Mehul Mandviya) #1

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(John Gee) #2

Hi! Sorry you are having this problem. There is an open issue with installing global packages using sudo leaving behind files with the wrong ownership.

The short version is run this to fix the ownership, then try your install again:

sudo chown -R $(whoami) ~/.npm

The canonical bug and longer version is: Global installs (sudo npm i -g) fail on Mac after 6.5 upgrade. Works fine after 6.4.1 downgrade.

And optional extra steps for changing ownership so you do not need to use sudo for doing node installs with n are in this comment.