How to Not Minify Source with webpack
I was recently debugging a bundled webpack app and it quickly became clear that the only way forward was debugging the actual source, not the minified code. Duh.y
To prevent webpack from minifying the source, add the following to your webpack config:
// .... other webpack, like output, etc.
This simple flag makes debugging easier, if only enabled for a moment. I love how webpack allows you to take advantage of its feature set while being able to disable really quickly!
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