Question

Npm WARN saveError ENOENT- package.json not found

Posted March 23, 2018 8.4k views
CentOS Node.js Applications

Hello,

Except 2 times, I am getting this error and i don’t remember what i did or what i run commands to work it out.

Here is/are problems i am having;

Screenshot 1
Screenshot 2

Installing Nodebb on Centos7.

installed those before npm;

yum -y groupinstall "Development Tools"
yum -y install git redis ImageMagick npm

nvm v0.33.8

nvm install v9.9.0

also cloned nodebb.

then i run

npm install

I tried this command and i got same thing

npm install npm@latest -g

Where did i do wrong ? How can i solve this problem ?

These answers are provided by our Community. If you find them useful, show some love by clicking the heart. If you run into issues leave a comment, or add your own answer to help others.

1 answer

Run the following:

npm init -y

That will create the package.json file which you can edit later with proper information.

Submit an Answer