Installing NodeJS v.04.2 on Mac OSX

  1. Firstly you need to download the latest version of  NodeJS at the time of writing this the version is v.0.4.2. This can be found at
  2. Extract this to an area of your disk.
  3. Enter Terminal. (I normally type this in the search box to find quickly).
  4. Navigate to your nodeJS directory. cd /MyNodeJs/ <Press Return>
  5. ./Configure <Press Return>
  6. make <Press Return>
  7. sudo make install <Press Return>

Voila you should a successful install of NodeJS.