Switching node versions with Homebrew
Just a quick trick to switch between node versions when you install more than one version through Homebrew (
brew install node).
You check the currently selected version with
Working out version from paths in
brew list node or looking for an asterisk next to a version listed in
brew info node can also be used if you’re after a different package.
1) List the versions present on your system:
brew list --versions node
2) Switch to one of the versions, in my case I’m switching to 6.2.2:
brew switch node 6.2.2
That’s it, you can verify the operation was successful with