How To Install Yarn on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

Install Yarn on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

In this tutorial we will show you how to install Yarn on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS. For those of you who didn’t know,Yarn is an advanced package management software for Node.js applications. It is a fast, secure, and reliable alternative that any other Nodejs package manager’s.

This article assumes you have at least basic knowledge of Linux, know how to use the shell, and most importantly, you host your site on your own VPS. The installation is quite simple and assumes you are running in the root account, if not you may need to add ‘sudo’ to the commands to get root privileges. I will show you through the step by step installation R open source programming language on an Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver server.

Install Yarn on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS Bionic Beaver

Step 1. First make sure that all your system packages are up-to-date by running these following apt-get commands in the terminal.

Step 2. Installing Yarn on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS.

First, Yarn repository and import the repository’s GPG key:

Next, update the package index and install Yarn using following command:

If using nvm you can avoid the node installation by doing:

Verify the installation:

Step 3. Using Yarn.

Create a new Yarn project use yarn init:

Adding dependency:

Upgrading dependency:

Installing all project dependencies:

Congratulation’s! You have successfully installed Yarn. Thanks for using this tutorial for installing Yarn on your Ubuntu 18.04 LTS Bionic Beaver. For additional help or useful information, we recommend you to check the official Yarn web site.

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