Nodejs plugin using incorrect version

Hello! I have been trying to build an electron app using snapcraft.yaml file (don’t wanna use electron builder due to limitations).

I am using Nodejs plugin and I have declared nodejs-version: 14.15.3 but during the build time I suspected that the node version being used is different.


    plugin: nodejs
    nodejs-version: 14.15.3
    nodejs-package-manager: npm
    source: .
    after: [desktop-gtk3]
    override-build: |
      npm install electron electron-packager &&
      ./node_modules/.bin/electron-packager . --overwrite --platform=linux --arch=$ARCH --output=release-build --prune=true

Check the screenshot below, the electron-packager needs node >= 10.12.0 but current version is 8.10.0

Whereas I can see the terminal that snapcraft did downloaded the node 14.15.3
Downloading 'node-v14.15.3-linux-x64.tar.gz'[================================] 100%

Any help is appreciated. Thanks…

Alright so I kinda found the solution over here

Also if anyone else has similar issue or want to use the custom npm version make sure NOT to add nodejs and npm in the build-packages and add PATH=$PATH:$SNAPCRAFT_PART_SRC/../npm/bin in override-build

Hope it helps. Thanks

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