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From Tommy Williams <to...@devgeeks.org>
Subject Re: sans sudo on npm install
Date Tue, 13 May 2014 19:08:19 GMT
Yeah... What Brian said... But of course there is currently a chicken/egg
problem in that you need a Cordova installed somewhere to create the
project in the first place.
On 14 May 2014 02:18, "Brian LeRoux" <b@brian.io> wrote:

> npm install! you can then call via npm scripts [1]. I have a project going
> right now where I put all the automations in there. clean.
>
> npm run ios === "scripts":{ "ios":"node node_modules/cordova/bin/cordova
> run ios"}
>
>
> On Tue, May 13, 2014 at 5:10 AM, Michal Mocny <mmocny@chromium.org> wrote:
>
> > Tommy, how do you install locally?
> >
> > Specifically, do you install cordova inside a workspace, and if so, how
> do
> > you create that workspace first?
> >
> > -Michal
> >
> >
> > On Mon, May 12, 2014 at 4:47 PM, Tommy Williams <tommy@devgeeks.org>
> > wrote:
> >
> > > Just as an aside, I go the other way.. I install Cordova locally. This
> > way
> > > I can have different versions of Cordova for different apps. I just
> use a
> > > build tool (npm run or grunt etc) to call the local cordova .
> > >
> > > Maybe we should revisit the grunt-style split between the global
> > > cordova-cli and a local Cordova that actually does the heavy lifting?
> > > On 13 May 2014 04:49, "Brian LeRoux" <b@brian.io> wrote:
> > >
> > > > You cannot install a module globally with a default install of Node.
> > This
> > > > isn't really a Cordova issue but one of taste. Some people like to
> > > isolate
> > > > their systems and not install modules globally. Indeed, this is
> > probably
> > > a
> > > > good practice. We could point the way in the docs but we do not want
> to
> > > > change our install instructions to something that will fail by
> default.
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > On Mon, May 12, 2014 at 10:34 AM, Wargo, John <john.wargo@sap.com>
> > > wrote:
> > > >
> > > > > I chatted with Fil about this in the pre-3 days and it was a
> > > requirement
> > > > > at the time. Have things changed to the point where it works
> without
> > > it?
> > > > >  Every time I've tried to do it without sudo on Macintosh it fails.
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > > -----Original Message-----
> > > > > From: Marcel Kinard [mailto:cmarcelk@gmail.com]
> > > > > Sent: Friday, May 09, 2014 10:01 AM
> > > > > To: dev@cordova.apache.org
> > > > > Subject: sans sudo on npm install
> > > > >
> > > > > I'm not a Node.js expert, but the Linux person inside me says that
> > > using
> > > > > sudo to install and run things ought to be avoided if possible.
> > > > >
> > > > > Would there be objection if I changed cordova-docs to omit sudo
> from
> > > the
> > > > > npm install commands? And added references to some of these items
> > > below?
> > > > >
> > > > > http://howtonode.org/introduction-to-npm
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > >
> > >
> >
> http://justjs.com/posts/npm-link-developing-your-own-npm-modules-without-tears
> > > > >
> > > > > https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/CB-5320
> > > > >
> > > >
> > >
> >
>

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