Installing Node.js on CentOS 8
Install Node.js using NodeSource
There are alternatives out there, but we feel this is route is recommended.
This command will download Node.js v12.x. If you want a different version, check this GitHub page for a different Node.js source related to CentOS 8. Replace the link in the command with your new link.
curl -sL https://rpm.nodesource.com/setup_12.x | bash -
To install the the version you downloaded, run the command:
yum install -y nodejs
Node.js should then be installed. Easy right? To test that the Node.js CLI is available, check the version with the command:
It should then output your expected Node.js version