Install Nodejs in openSUSE 12.3

Nodejs is quite in news now a days and for good. Let’s not go to details here, straight to install process and get it working. The 1st thing is to fire a terminal and become root by su – . Let’s add a repository for the latest Nodejs packages, default openSUSE repos have Nodejs but old version (.8.12):

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zypper ar -f http://download.opensuse.org/repositories/home:/kwk:/orientdb/openSUSE_12.3/ Nodejs

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After that refresh the repos:

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zypper ref

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And now installation time:

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zypper install nodejs nodejs-devel

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Latest Nodejs has npm packaged with it, so we should be good by installing Nodejs package.

And that should be it for now, keep checking i will write about how to use it and install some plugins, framework to work with.