How to clear the cache in Yarn
In this tutorial, we are going to learn about how to clear or remove the cache in yarn.
When we install a new package using the
yarn install command, yarn stores all packages in a user directory of your filesystem.
The directory name is
Clearing the cache
To clear a cache in yarn, we need to run the
yarn cache clean command in our terminal.
yarn cache clean
This above command deletes all data from your cache directory.
If you want clear a cache for the particular package or module, you can do it like this.
yarn cache clean express
If you want to print out every cached package that stores in your
~/.yarn-cache directory then you can use the following command.
yarn cache list