Install MEAN on an Ubuntu 14.04
In this tutorial, we will walk you through the steps on how to install MEAN on an Ubuntu 14.04 machine.
#~ sudo apt-get install mongodb
Install NodeJS and Npm
#~ sudo apt-get install nodejs npm
and create a symlink
#~ sudo ln -s /usr/bin/nodejs /usr/bin/node
#~ sudo npm install -g bower
#~ sudo npm install -g grunt-cli
Install the latest Meanio package
#~ sudo npm install -g [email protected]
Initialize a new application.
#~ mean init yourNewApp
#~ cd yourNewApp && npm install
Listed below are additional packages installed as npm or bower modules.
- Twitter Bootstrap
- UI Bootstrap
Run the application using grunt
Thats it, now open your browser and go to
For more info please check the official website: mean.io
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