Webpacker

Use Webpack to manage app-like JavaScript modules in Rails (by rails)

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  • Webpacker 6 development continues as shakacode/shakapacker
    4 projects | reddit.com/r/rails | 19 Jan 2022
    But it's there in the webpacker README now, if anyone hasn't seen it. https://github.com/rails/webpacker
  • Webpacker Has Been Retired
    1 project | reddit.com/r/programming | 19 Jan 2022
    4 projects | news.ycombinator.com | 19 Jan 2022
  • Webpacker Retired
    5 projects | reddit.com/r/rails | 19 Jan 2022
  • My application works locally but don't want to load on heroku 🤔
    1 project | reddit.com/r/rails | 14 Jan 2022
  • Unable to build and deploy Rails 6.0.4.1 app on heroku - Throws gyp verb cli error
    7 projects | reddit.com/r/Heroku | 17 Dec 2021
    source 'https://rubygems.org' git_source(:github) { |repo| "https://github.com/#{repo}.git" } ruby '2.7.3' # Bundle edge Rails instead: gem 'rails', github: 'rails/rails' gem 'rails', '~> 6.0.3', '>= 6.0.3.7' gem 'mongoid', git: 'https://github.com/mongodb/mongoid.git' # Use Puma as the app server gem 'puma', '~> 4.1' # Use SCSS for stylesheets gem 'sass-rails', '>= 6' # Transpile app-like JavaScript. Read more: https://github.com/rails/webpacker gem 'webpacker', '~> 4.0' # Turbolinks makes navigating your web application faster. Read more: https://github.com/turbolinks/turbolinks gem 'turbolinks', '~> 5' # Build JSON APIs with ease. Read more: https://github.com/rails/jbuilder gem 'jbuilder', '~> 2.7' # Use Redis adapter to run Action Cable in production # gem 'redis', '~> 4.0' # Use Active Model has_secure_password # Use Active Storage variant # gem 'image_processing', '~> 1.2' gem 'axlsx' gem 'caxlsx_rails' #Bootstrap for UI gem 'bootstrap', '~> 5.1.0' gem 'bootstrap-timepicker-rails', '~> 0.1.3' gem 'bootstrap-select-rails', '~> 1.6', '>= 1.6.3' #JQuery Rails gem 'jquery-rails' gem 'rails_12factor', group: :production # Reduces boot times through caching; required in config/boot.rb gem 'bootsnap', '>= 1.4.2', require: false group :development, :test do # Call 'byebug' anywhere in the code to stop execution and get a debugger console gem 'byebug', platforms: [:mri, :mingw, :x64_mingw] end group :development do # Access an interactive console on exception pages or by calling 'console' anywhere in the code. gem 'web-console', '>= 3.3.0' gem 'listen', '~> 3.2' gem 'pry' # Spring speeds up development by keeping your application running in the background. Read more: https://github.com/rails/spring gem 'spring' gem 'spring-watcher-listen', '~> 2.0.0' end group :test do # Adds support for Capybara system testing and selenium driver gem 'capybara', '>= 2.15' gem 'selenium-webdriver' # Easy installation and use of web drivers to run system tests with browsers gem 'webdrivers' gem 'cucumber-rails', require: false gem 'database_cleaner' end # Windows does not include zoneinfo files, so bundle the tzinfo-data gem gem 'tzinfo-data', platforms: [:mingw, :mswin, :x64_mingw, :jruby] #HTTParty for RESTful API calls gem 'httparty' #Paperclip for storing files gem 'paperclip' gem "mongoid-paperclip", :require => "mongoid_paperclip" gem "letter_opener", :group => :development r
  • Live reloading with Ruby on Rails and esbuild
    11 projects | dev.to | 6 Nov 2021
    As you may have heard by now, Rails 7 comes out of the box with importmap-rails and the mighty Webpacker is no longer the default for new Rails applications.
  • Rails 6: Webpacker::Manifest::MissingEntryError
    1 project | dev.to | 18 Sep 2021
    github issue 1494
  • 10 Awesome Ruby Gems for Ruby on Rails Web Development
    7 projects | dev.to | 21 Aug 2021
    Webpacker
  • Modern web apps without JavaScript bundling or transpiling
    3 projects | reddit.com/r/ruby | 15 Aug 2021
    i mean the webpacker gem is core rails though. unless you are saying that is not supported very well? https://github.com/rails/webpacker
  • Error on rails assets:precompile on production (solved)
    2 projects | dev.to | 8 Aug 2021
    Note: BTW, was fixed up in this PR.
  • Setting Up Rails 6.1 + Tailwind CSS 2.2 with JIT
    1 project | dev.to | 5 Aug 2021
    // https://github.com/rails/webpacker/issues/2784#issuecomment-737003955 function hotfixPostcssLoaderConfig (subloader) { const subloaderName = subloader.loader if (subloaderName === 'postcss-loader') { if (subloader.options.postcssOptions) { console.log( '\x1b[31m%s\x1b[0m', 'Remove postcssOptions workaround in config/webpack/environment.js' ) } else { subloader.options.postcssOptions = subloader.options.config; delete subloader.options.config; } } } environment.loaders.keys().forEach(loaderName => { const loader = environment.loaders.get(loaderName); loader.use.forEach(hotfixPostcssLoaderConfig); });
  • Rack mini profiler error in heroku even when gem is removed in gemfile
    3 projects | reddit.com/r/rails | 31 Jul 2021
    # frozen_string_literal: true source 'https://rubygems.org' git_source(:github) { |repo| "https://github.com/#{repo}.git" } ruby '3.0.1' # Bundle edge Rails instead: gem 'rails', github: 'rails/rails', branch: 'main' gem 'rails', '~> 6.1.4' # Use postgresql as the database for Active Record gem 'pg', '~> 1.1' # Use Puma as the app server gem 'puma', '~> 5.0' # Use SCSS for stylesheets gem 'sass-rails', '>= 6' # Transpile app-like JavaScript. Read more: https://github.com/rails/webpacker gem 'webpacker', '~> 5.0' # Turbolinks makes navigating your web application faster. Read more: https://github.com/turbolinks/turbolinks gem 'turbolinks', '~> 5' # Build JSON APIs with ease. Read more: https://github.com/rails/jbuilder gem 'jbuilder', '~> 2.7' # Use Redis adapter to run Action Cable in production # gem 'redis', '~> 4.0' # Use Active Model has_secure_password # gem 'bcrypt', '~> 3.1.7' # Use Active Storage variant # gem 'image_processing', '~> 1.2' # Reduces boot times through caching; required in config/boot.rb gem 'bootsnap', '>= 1.4.4', require: false gem 'devise' group :development, :test do # Call 'byebug' anywhere in the code to stop execution and get a debugger console gem 'byebug', platforms: %i[mri mingw x64_mingw] end group :development do # Access an interactive console on exception pages or by calling 'console' anywhere in the code. gem 'web-console', '>= 4.1.0' # Display performance information such as SQL time and flame graphs for each request in your browser. gem 'listen', '~> 3.3' # Spring speeds up development by keeping your application running in the background. Read more: https://github.com/rails/spring gem 'spring' end group :test do # Adds support for Capybara system testing and selenium driver gem 'capybara', '>= 3.26' gem 'selenium-webdriver' # Easy installation and use of web drivers to run system tests with browsers gem 'webdrivers' end # Windows does not include zoneinfo files, so bundle the tzinfo-data gem gem 'tzinfo-data', platforms: %i[mingw mswin x64_mingw jruby]
  • Webpacker in Rails 6
    2 projects | dev.to | 7 Jul 2021
    webpacker is a gem that wraps webpack - which is the popular JavaScript tool used for managing and bundling JavaScript code, it is a tool that integrates Webpack with a Rails application and it provides helpers to use the webpack in our Rails applications. So webpacker simply is the Rails way of using webpack.
  • How to circumvent importing Stimulus within every controller
    2 projects | dev.to | 2 Jul 2021
    If you're using Webpacker 5 or older, add the following lines to your config/webpack/environment.js:

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