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npx seems to swallow Node.js stack traces

What I Wanted to Do

Have a stack trace printed to me when an exception occurs.

What Happened Instead

It wasn’t printed. Got only a single line error.

Reproduction Steps

I dunno. Launch something with npx that crashes. See no stack trace. I didn’t make a reproduction. And then for comparison, run it without npx (directly with node).

Details

Platform Info

$ npm --versions
6.2.0
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$ node -p process.platform
linux
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