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How to mute the extended messages of npm install? Like if --quiet existed?

I’ve noticed that there’s no --quiet nor --silent option to install. I would like to have the progress bar, but mute the “npm WARN …” messages. How to do this? 2>/dev/null doesn’t work as the progress bar also is on stderr.

Well, there is a --silent which may do what you want… It is a shorthand for setting the loglevel to silent.