npm-prefix man page

npm-prefix — Display prefix


npm prefix [-g]


Print the local prefix to standard out. This is the closest parent directory to contain a package.json file unless -g is also specified.

If -g is specified, this will be the value of the global prefix. See npm help 7 npm-config for more detail.

See Also

  • npm help root
  • npm help bin
  • npm help 5 folders
  • npm help config
  • npm help 7 config
  • npm help 5 npmrc


November 2016