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Quick Guide to Private NPM Modules on Netlify

Using NPM Private Modules on Netlify

Create a .npmrc file for your project like this:


Then find your token inside the ~/.npmrc file in your home folder and set it as an NPM_TOKEN environment variable through netlify's admin UI.


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bsdahl commented Mar 8, 2019

How do you make this work in the local dev environment?

$ yarn
yarn install v1.13.0
error An unexpected error occurred: "Failed to replace env in config: ${NPM_TOKEN}".

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glennvgastel commented Mar 11, 2019

You set the env variable first.
Either inline : NPM_TOKEN=xxxxxxxxxx yarn
Or by setting it up for your system.


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brianzelip commented Mar 31, 2019


See this thread on the npm forum about configuring w/ env vars.

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