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Installing TiddlyWiki Prerelease on Node.js

22nd October 2019 at 9:55am
TiddlyWiki on Node.js
  1. Clone a local copy of the TiddlyWiki5 GitHub repository from
  2. Open a command line terminal and change the current working directory to the root of the TiddlyWiki5 repo
  3. Type npm link (Windows) or sudo npm link (Mac/Linux) to tell npm to use this copy of the repo as the globally installed one
  4. Inside the root, you can launch TiddlyWiki like this:
    tiddlywiki editions/ --listen

After this procedure you can work with TiddlyWiki5 via npm as though it had been installed in the usual way with npm install -g tiddlywiki.

Update the clone from time to time in order to ensure that you have the latest code.