I pasted more details on StackOverflow and CNode.
Running npm install -g jamjs --verbose will give this at the end:
npm install -g jamjs --verbose
npm verb exit [ 0, true ]
But it doesn't return back to bash command line..
A detailed screencast here: http://ascii.io/a/2643
It occurs in v0.10.1 on Ubuntu(installed from PPA and by compiling) and after I reinstalled Archlinux(installed from mirror).
Fixed on 0.10.2 already.
Still occurs on 0.10.2. Running on Ubuntu, node installed from chris lea's ppa.
npm install karma --verbose
stalls on the same line:
Still ocurrs in v0.10.2 too. The package nodejs-0.10.2-1 from Arch's mirror.