packages.redbeardlab.com for Node.js community

packages.redbeardlab.com is a FUSE filesystem, easy to mount on any *nix machine, that provides a stable and reliable filesystem structure, to distribute software artifacts. In practice, packages.redbeardlab.com creates a new directory in the root filesystem of any Linux machine, /cvmfs/packages.redbeardlab.com. This allows to have functional installation of a variety of software in the most different setups. It doesn’t matter if the underlining operative system is Ubuntu or Debian or CentOS or Fedora or ArchLinux or something else. The software in packages.redbeardlab.com does not depend on anything outside packages.redbeardlab.com which means that it will always work. Moreover, the filesystem is stable, you will always find the same binaries under the same PATHs. This is such a time saver if you are building CI or if you quickly need a new node up and running. Today we are announcing our support to the Node.js community and to the wider Javascript community. NVM…

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