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How to force npm install on my Apps builds react app

We are a startup building fast for an MVP launch. I having trouble building the front-end react app component in Digitalocean Apps. This is a packages dependencies issue, yet I’m am able to npm install locally on my linux laptop.

Is there a way to ignore and/or force an incompatible module and install and build anyway?

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Hi @MassiveAquaShip,

I’ve added the relevant tag so that DigitalOcean’s App Product team can reach you and give a specific answer.

Additionally, I’ve searched in our community about similar questions, here is what I found that maybe of some interest while you get another asnwer:

https://www.digitalocean.com/community/questions/npm-prepare-on-do-app-platform

https://www.digitalocean.com/community/questions/app-platform-npm-install-logic

Regards, KFSys