I have an app with the following folder structure:
/var/node_modules/ -> this folder has all the node modules my app needs…
/var/application/react/package.json -> main node app
The node runtime already can find all the packages in the ancestor folder and works fine. but when I run npm install in /var/application/react folder, the npm install installs all the modules locally and doesnt check the /var/node_modules folder which already has all the modules.
Is there a way for me to specify npm install to skip installing node_modules in /var/application/react folder?