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Script to uninstall node and npm completely from your mac!
dump_dir_name="node_junk_`date +%s%N`"
dump_dir="${HOME}/Temp/${dump_dir_name}/"
echo "NODE/NPM UNINSTALLER v0.0.1
This uninstaller moves all the node/npm files and folders to ${dump_dir}.
Happy cleaning!
"
paths=(
# The main binaries / executables
"/usr/local/bin/npm" \
"/usr/local/bin/node" \
# Other bin stuff \
"/usr/local/bin/node/" \
"/usr/local/bin/node-debug"
"/usr/local/bin/node-gyp" \
# lib \
"/usr/local/lib/node/" \
"/usr/local/lib/node_modules/" \
# local \
"/usr/local/include/node/" \
"/usr/local/include/node_modules" \
# Home \
"~/.npm" \
"~/.node-gyp/" \
"~/.node_repl_history" \
# The n npm module
"/usr/local/n/" \
# opt \
"/opt/local/bin/node" \
"/opt/local/include/node/" \
"/opt/local/lib/node_modules/" \
"/usr/local/share/doc/" \
"/usr/local/share/systemtap/tapset/node.stp" \
# man \
"/usr/local/share/man/man1/node*" \
"/usr/local/share/man/man1/npm*" \
"/usr/local/lib/dtrace/node.d"
)
mkdir -p "${dump_dir}"
for p in ${paths[@]}
do
if [ -n "$p" ]; then
echo "\t» Moving $p ... "
sudo mv "$p" "${dump_dir}"
fi
done
echo "\nUninstalled node/npm successfully. (Junkyard: ${dump_dir}"
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