Running NPM without sudo
Several ways to fix the problem of running node tools and npm without sudo (which probably always results in an error).
What I do at the moment #
Creating npm local in your home directory. Changing the npm configuration and pointing to this directory.
npm config set prefix ~/npm
Adding the directory to my path. Adding this line to
What might also work #
Giving the path to all the node directories to the current user:
sudo chown -R `whoami` ~/.npm
sudo chown -R `whoami` /usr/local/lib/node_modules