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Local file dependencies in private module: Could not install from [...] as it does not contain a package.json file

This issue went unfixed: https://github.com/npm/npm/issues/18266


I’ve ran into this issue yesterday myself. It really makes it very hard to innovate on repos such as apollo-client. Seriously considering switching to yarn because of this.


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I opened a new issue here:

I hope it’s properly formatted!