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What if npm can't find the node /usr/bin/env: ‘node’: No such file or directory

Monday, September 20, 2021

Fixed! There is a popular issue when you try to make bower install and get the error about /usr/bin/env: "node": No such fileor directory. It's easy to fix.

for example, you get something like that

[email protected]:/var/www/space/public# bower install
/usr/bin/env: ‘node’: No such file or directory

To fix it, just make a symbolic link for your node-js in /usr/bin folder, and that's it!

[email protected]:/usr/bin# node
node-gyp  nodejs    
[email protected]:/usr/bin# ln -s nodejs node


 

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