VBMali VBMali - 3 months ago 16
Node.js Question

npm install: install Couldn't read dependencies

I have started to learn Angular JS. I am going through this, that is building simple phonecat app

I am following the steps. Node.js downloaded.
Trying to execute this command:

npm install


Error occured:
C:>npm install

npm ERR! install Couldn't read dependencies
npm ERR! Windows_NT 6.1.7601
npm ERR! argv "C:\\Program Files (x86)\\nodejs\\\\node.exe" "C:\\Program Files (
x86)\\nodejs\\node_modules\\npm\\bin\\npm-cli.js" "install"
npm ERR! node v0.12.4
npm ERR! npm v2.10.1
npm ERR! path C:\package.json
npm ERR! code ENOPACKAGEJSON
npm ERR! errno -4058

npm ERR! package.json ENOENT, open 'C:\package.json'
npm ERR! package.json This is most likely not a problem with npm itself.
npm ERR! package.json npm can't find a package.json file in your current directo
ry.
npm ERR! Windows_NT 6.1.7601
npm ERR! argv "C:\\Program Files (x86)\\nodejs\\\\node.exe" "C:\\Program Files (
x86)\\nodejs\\node_modules\\npm\\bin\\npm-cli.js" "install"
npm ERR! node v0.12.4
npm ERR! npm v2.10.1

npm ERR! Uncaught, unspecified "error" event.
npm ERR!
npm ERR! If you need help, you may report this error at:
npm ERR! <https://github.com/npm/npm/issues>

npm ERR! Please include the following file with any support request:
npm ERR! C:\npm-debug.log

C:\>

Answer

Before executing the command npm install Execute this cd myproject and then execute this: npm install

Its solved. Thanks.