Installing Latest NodeJS, NPX and NPM in Linux
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Installing NodeJS 16.x in RHEL, CentOS and Fedora:
The latest version of Node.js and NPM is available from the official NodeSource Enterprise Linux repository. This repository is maintained by the Nodejs website. You will need to add it to your system to be able to install the latest Nodejs and NPM packages.
Run the following command as root or non-root to add the repository for Node.js 16.x.
Note: Check the Latest version of NodeJs
# curl -fsSL https://rpm.nodesource.com/setup_16.x | bash -
Using the following commands, you can now install Nodejs and NPM on your system:
# yum -y install nodejs
# dnf -y install nodejs
Installing NodeJS 16.x in Debian, Ubuntu and Linux Mint
The latest version of Node.js and NPM Additionally, the official NodeSource Enterprise Linux repository, which is maintained by the Nodejs website, is also available, and you will need to add it to your system to install the latest Nodejs and NPM packages.
$ curl -fsSL https://deb.nodesource.com/setup_16.x | sudo -E bash -
$ sudo apt-get install -y nodejs
Using Debian, as root
$ curl -fsSL https://deb.nodesource.com/setup_16.x | bash -
$ apt-get install -y nodejs
Verify Latest Nodejs and NPM in Linux
Here are the commands you can run to check the version of nodejs and NPM installed on your system:
On RHEL, CentOS, and Fedora
# node --version
# npm --version
On Debian, Ubuntu and Linux Mint
$ nodejs --version
$ npm --version
That is it, Nodejs and NPM are now installed and ready for use on your system.
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