Ever since DO changed there one click install for Ghost to cost $10 instead of $5 saying you can’t run ghost on a smaller droplet (which is total nonsense have a ghost blog running for 2-3 years on a $5 droplet.) I can’t even manually install ghost on any sized droplet. I have tried about 7 different tuts and Ubuntu 14/16 and I run into a similar error each time.
My last error. “Exit status 1” could mean the “Node Versions” is not supported but from what I can tell “node v6.9.5” is?
This isn’t even half my problems once I get ghost installed I need to find out how to move it a subfolder
/blog/ and serve a static site from
npm ERR! Linux 4.4.0-78-generic npm ERR! argv "/root/.nvm/v6.9.5/bin/node" "/root/.nvm/v6.9.5/bin/npm" "start" "--production" npm ERR! node v6.9.5 npm ERR! npm v3.10.10 npm ERR! code ELIFECYCLE npm ERR! firstname.lastname@example.org start: `node index` npm ERR! Exit status 1 npm ERR! npm ERR! Failed at the email@example.com start script 'node index'. npm ERR! Make sure you have the latest version of node.js and npm installed. npm ERR! If you do, this is most likely a problem with the ghost package, npm ERR! not with npm itself. npm ERR! Tell the author that this fails on your system: npm ERR! node index npm ERR! You can get information on how to open an issue for this project with: npm ERR! npm bugs ghost npm ERR! Or if that isn't available, you can get their info via: npm ERR! npm owner ls ghost npm ERR! There is likely additional logging output above. npm ERR! Please include the following file with any support request: npm ERR! /var/www/ghost/npm-debug.log
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