.profile file. You most likely had a problem during the installation.
You should have the following at the end of one of those files.
[[ -s $HOME/.nvm/nvm.sh ]] && . $HOME/.nvm/nvm.sh # This loads NVM
. $HOME/.nvm/nvm.sh is the same as
See: Sourcing a File
You can also check to see if you have a
ls -a | grep .nvm
If you’re missing that folder then the installation failed to run the git command. This could be due to being behind a proxy. Try running the following instead.
git clone http://github.com/creationix/nvm.git .nvm