I am trying to upgrade to Ghost 0.7.9 and followed the directions of upgrading to a node version 4.2.x < 5.x.x (My version is 4.7.3) and had no issues following all of the steps until I reached having to run
npm install --production for some reason I’m getting
npm WARN cannot run in wd email@example.com npm install semver && node -e "require('./core/server/utils/startup-check.js').nodeVersion()" (wd=/var/www/ghost) and can’t seem to figure out a solution. I’m running my droplet via SSH with a root user. Could it be my root user permissions for NPM?
npm WARN cannot run in wd firstname.lastname@example.org npm install semver && node -e "require('./core/server/utils/startup-check.js').nodeVersion()" (wd=/var/www/ghost) > email@example.com postinstall /var/www/ghost/node_modules/jsonpath > node lib/aesprim.js > generated/aesprim-browser.js \
I also tried running
npm cache clean and
rm -rf node_moudles, but still received the same result. Any help or guidance?
Not sure if this detail helps, but I followed the
chown -R ghost:ghost core command presented in step 6 of the ghost upgrade documentation and curious if that impacted the
root user that I’m logged in as. Would it?
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