ATTENTION, Public Service Announcement: Do not upgrade your npm. Do not upgrade to 5.7.0, released yesterday.

It changes file permissions of /etc, /boot, /user, … when run with sudo. Avoid, duck, cover, whimper.


@rixx I find it disturbing that npm does not use the proper semver for pre-releases. "5.7.0" for me means "minor release", regardless of a tag in the delivery mechanism.

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