This page describes how to set up your environment for npm development.
git clone git://github.com/npm/npm.git cd npm make link
npm command will now point to your checked out working copy.
git clone git://github.com/npm/npm.git cd npm make uninstall # or sudo make uninstall make install # or sudo make install npm link # or sudo npm link
19:22 dtrejo: how do you usually develop one of your own modules that npm depends on? 19:22 dtrejo: (and test that it works w/ npm at the same time) 19:27 isaacs: dtrejo: i write a test for it, then i make it pass that test, then i install it in npm and make sure it fixes the bug in npm. 19:28 isaacs: dtrejo: as if i'm 2 people, one consuming from the other 19:28 isaacs: dtrejo: occasinally, i'll just develop it in npm/node_modules first. 19:28 isaacs: dtrejo: oh, also, i have ~/dev/node_modules where all my node programs live. 19:28 isaacs: dtrejo: so i can require("foo") any of my things
npat will be
npm install gss --npat
npm install gss --npat=true npm install gss --npat=false
node debug $(which npm) install gss
npm likes that scarf – is it new?