I get this error when i run the testrpc command.

node version v5.11.1 npm version 3.8.6 web3 0.15.3 enter image description here


This is most likely a node.js issue with your installation rather than a testrpc problem. Try removing the node_modules directory and reinstalling:

rm -rf node_modules/
npm install
  • Thanks @dbryson Actually I had to uninstall both testrpc and npm. – Kizito Jun 2 '16 at 0:38
  • Thanks @dbryson I actually had to remove npm, node and testrpc then go to docs.npmjs.com/getting-started/… to give npm write permissions, install node version 6 and then reinstall npm and ethereumjs-testrpc – Kizito Jun 2 '16 at 0:40

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