Raspberry PI 3: How to install NodeJS in 4 easy steps

Raspberry PI 3: How to install NodeJS in 4 easy steps

IOT, Raspberry PI
Raspberry PI 3: How to install NodeJS in 4 easy steps When you unbox a Raspberry PI 3, it comes with a rather old NodeJS version pre-installed. This tutorial will help you installing the latest version of NodeJS on your Raspberry PI 3, which is currently 5.0. Step 1: download newest version of NodeJS The first thing to do is to download the latest version of NodeJS. This is at time of writing version 5.0. U can lookup the latest version at https://nodejs.org/dist, but be sure to take the node-vX.Y.Z-linux-armv7l.tar.gz version. wget https://nodejs.org/dist/v5.0.0/node-v5.0.0-linux-armv7l.tar.gz Step 2: unpack the downloaded file Now that we've got the latest distribution, we need to unpack this file: tar -xvf node-v5.0.0-linux-armv7l.tar.gz Step 3: copy the files to /usr/local Now we need to copy all the unpacked…
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