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Troubleshooting

npm error code EBADENGINE

Description

Using npm fails with the error “error code EBADENGINE”

error code EBADENGINE
error engine Unsupported engine
error engine Not compatible with your version of node/npm: [email protected]
error notsup Not compatible with your version of node/npm: [email protected]
error notsup Required: {"node":">=16"}
error notsup Actual:   {"npm":"8.19.2","node":"v12.19.0"}

Reason

Your node engine is lower than the required one (12<16)

Fix

Install the required engine (16 or higher)

nvm install 16
nvm use 16

Source Stackoverflow.com - Cause of npm WARN EBADENGINE

fsevents not accessible

Description

Using npm fails with the error “fsevents not accessible” or “failed optional dependency /example-master/node_modules/fsevents”

Reason

The dependency of this module should be optional

Fix

Make fsevents optional

npm i [email protected] -f --save-optional

Source Stackoverflow.com - fsevents not accessible

webpack is missing

Description

Using npm fails because webpack is missing

Reason

Webpack is missing

Fix

Install webpack

npm install -S webpack

Source Stackoverflow.com - webpack command not found

javascript/npm/troubleshooting.txt · Last modified: 2022/09/25 15:34 by lunetikk