Opened on 10/24/2017 at 09:26:17 AM

Closed on 10/24/2017 at 11:14:40 PM

Last modified on 11/02/2017 at 02:17:13 PM

#5913 closed defect (fixed) doesn't install Node.js dependencies on Windows

Reported by: kzar Assignee: tlucas
Priority: Unknown Milestone:
Module: Automation Keywords:
Cc: oleksandr, sebastian, tlucas, trev Blocked By:
Blocking: #5915, #5916, #5922 Platform: Unknown / Cross platform
Ready: no Confidential: no
Tester: Ross Verified working: yes
Review URL(s):



Windows 10, with creators update.
ActivePython 2.7.13
Node.js 6.11.4
Git 2.14.3

How to reproduce

  1. Click Node.js command prompt from the start menu.
  2. Type these commands:
git clone
cd adblockpluschrome
python -t edge devenv

Observed behaviour

The dependencies are cloned, but the "Failed to install Node.js dependencies for buildtools please ensure Node.js is installed.' message is displayed.

Expected behaviour

Node.js dependencies are installed successfully.


Installing the dependencies manually works fine:

cd buildtools
npm install

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Change History (10)

comment:1 Changed on 10/24/2017 at 09:45:50 AM by kzar

  • Blocking 5915 added

comment:2 Changed on 10/24/2017 at 11:13:49 AM by kzar

  • Blocking 5916 added

comment:3 Changed on 10/24/2017 at 11:43:11 AM by tlucas

  • Owner set to tlucas

comment:4 Changed on 10/24/2017 at 02:12:55 PM by tlucas

  • Review URL(s) modified (diff)
  • Status changed from new to reviewing

comment:5 Changed on 10/24/2017 at 02:29:34 PM by tlucas

  • Blocking 5921 added

comment:6 Changed on 10/24/2017 at 02:34:57 PM by tlucas

  • Blocking 5922 added

comment:7 Changed on 10/24/2017 at 11:13:49 PM by abpbot

A commit referencing this issue has landed:
Issue 5913 - call correct npm executable on Win

comment:8 Changed on 10/24/2017 at 11:14:40 PM by tlucas

  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Status changed from reviewing to closed

comment:9 Changed on 10/27/2017 at 09:36:22 AM by tlucas

  • Blocking 5921 removed

comment:10 Changed on 11/02/2017 at 02:17:13 PM by Ross

  • Tester changed from Unknown to Ross
  • Verified working set

Fixed. Create build in Windows 10 with above steps.

adblockpluschrome / be662daa41af0c5e27ffb7ce2711d16dc0e1903a

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