How did you "install" the plugin? npm install will install dependencies, a simple git clone will not. You will need to run npm install inside the plugin folder.
NodeBB 1.12.0: keeping warm with email, search and spam fighting improvements
While the snow keeps falling in Toronto, NodeBB's team and community contributors have been hard at work on our latest release.
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Awesome, more good work. Already running updates on sites here.
I shall break thing tonight! ehh. wait...
Three sites updated thus far, no issues.