Issue #18243 open
npm ci is much faster than npm install, but it uses a different predefined cache. So the user is asking if we can support new predefined cache for npm ci.
npm cimakes builds reproducable, npm install with a node_modules cache can sometimes leave node_modules in a non deterministic state
- Fresh install of
npm ciis faster than
npm ciwith a npm cache and no node_modules is as fast as
npm installwith node_modules