Welcome to the Treehouse Community

The Treehouse Community is a meeting place for developers, designers, and programmers of all backgrounds and skill levels to get support. Collaborate here on code errors or bugs that you need feedback on, or asking for an extra set of eyes on your latest project. Join thousands of Treehouse students and alumni in the community today. (Note: Only Treehouse students can comment or ask questions, but non-students are welcome to browse our conversations.)

Looking to learn something new?

Treehouse offers a seven day free trial for new students. Get access to thousands of hours of content and a supportive community. Start your free trial today.

JavaScript npm Basics Installing Packages with npm Installing Local Packages

Why do we need to install Python2 in the console? npm install bcrypt--python2?

att

1 Answer

Reggie Williams
seal-mask
STAFF
.a{fill-rule:evenodd;}techdegree
Reggie Williams
Treehouse Teacher

Hey Hanwen Zhang Bcrypt depends on version 2 of python to be able to run properly. As you learn more about managing packages you'll see that many times pieces of code are dependent on other modules or packages. Happy Learning!