Nodejs and npm setup on WSL

Dos and Don’ts

  • Install Node via a Windows installer (if you plan on using it with WSL)
  • Don’t even apt-get install nodejs

Why?

: not foundram Files/nodejs/npm: 3: /mnt/c/Program Files/nodejs/npm:
: not foundram Files/nodejs/npm: 5: /mnt/c/Program Files/nodejs/npm:
/mnt/c/Program Files/nodejs/npm: 6: /mnt/c/Program Files/nodejs/npm: Syntax error: word unexpected (expecting "in")

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