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npm-config

Manage the npm configuration files

Synopsis

npm config set <key> <value> [-g|--global]
npm config get <key>
npm config delete <key>
npm config list
npm config edit
npm get <key>
npm set <key> <value> [-g|--global]

Description

npm gets its config settings from the command line, environment variables, npmrc files, and in some cases, the package.json file.

See npmrc for more information about the npmrc files.

See npm-config for a more thorough discussion of the mechanisms involved.

The npm config command can be used to update and edit the contents of the user and global npmrc files.

Sub-commands

Config supports the following sub-commands:

set

npm config set key value

Sets the config key to the value.

If value is omitted, then it sets it to "true".

get

npm config get key

Echo the config value to stdout.

list

npm config list

Show all the config settings.

delete

npm config delete key

Deletes the key from all configuration files.

edit

npm config edit

Opens the config file in an editor. Use the --global flag to edit the global config.

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