nvm: Node.js Version Manager

A simple Node.js version manager.

Install nvm

$ curl -o- https://raw.githubusercontent.com/creationix/nvm/v0.34.0/install.sh | bash


Install Node.js

You could also simply run brew install node if you don't really care about what version you installed.

# list available Node.js versions
$ nvm ls-remote

# install the latest LTS version
$ nvm install --lts

$ nvm install 12.13.0 && \
  nvm use 12.13.0 && \
  nvm alias default 12.13.0

# list installed Node.js versions
$ nvm ls


Install Node.js Packages

# install the package globally
$ npm install -g pangu

# install the package in the current folder
# which generate `package.json` in the same folder
$ npm init
$ npm install pangu