Installing git-utils@4.1.2 fails on Mac/El Capitan


apm 1.6.0 npm 2.13.3 node 0.10.40 python 2.7.10 git 2.5.4

Installing “git-utils@4.1.2” failed.Hide output…

git-utils@4.1.2 install /private/var/folders/x9/g6vj4s2x6xd6cfhhxcb227540000gp/T/apm-install-dir-116125-10796-rblph1/node_modules/git-utils
node-gyp rebuild

make: *** No rule to make target Release/', needed byRelease/git2.a’. Stop.
gyp ERR! build error
gyp ERR! stack Error: make failed with exit code: 2
gyp ERR! stack at ChildProcess.onExit (/Applications/
gyp ERR! stack at ChildProcess.emit (events.js:98:17)
gyp ERR! stack at Process.ChildProcess._handle.onexit (child_process.js:820:12)
gyp ERR! System Darwin 15.3.0
gyp ERR! command “node” “/Applications/” "rebuild"
gyp ERR! cwd /private/var/folders/x9/g6vj4s2x6xd6cfhhxcb227540000gp/T/apm-install-dir-116125-10796-rblph1/node_modules/git-utils
gyp ERR! node -v v0.10.40
gyp ERR! node-gyp -v v2.0.2
gyp ERR! not ok
npm ERR! Darwin 15.3.0
npm ERR! argv “/Applications/” “/Applications/” “–globalconfig” “/Users/lance/.atom/.apm/.apmrc” “–userconfig” “/Users/lance/.atom/.apmrc” “install” “/private/var/folders/x9/g6vj4s2x6xd6cfhhxcb227540000gp/T/d-116125-10796-1g0idwp/package.tgz” “–target=0.34.5” "–arch=x64"
npm ERR! node v0.10.40
npm ERR! npm v2.13.3

npm ERR! git-utils@4.1.2 install: node-gyp rebuild
npm ERR! Exit status 1
npm ERR!
npm ERR! Failed at the git-utils@4.1.2 install script ‘node-gyp rebuild’.
npm ERR! This is most likely a problem with the git-utils package,
npm ERR! not with npm itself.
npm ERR! Tell the author that this fails on your system:
npm ERR! node-gyp rebuild
npm ERR! You can get their info via:
npm ERR! npm owner ls git-utils
npm ERR! There is likely additional logging output above.

npm ERR! Please include the following file with any support request:
npm ERR! /private/var/folders/x9/g6vj4s2x6xd6cfhhxcb227540000gp/T/apm-install-dir-116125-10796-rblph1/npm-debug.log


I’ve got same problem


I’m not sure why git-utils is showing up in apm … but it is a Node module, not an Atom package. See the README:


The git-utils package was published to apm in error. It’s been removed from apm.