Predictable long term caching with Webpack
Getting long-term caching right with Webpack is a problem that never really got a final answer.
There is, however, this open issue on Github:
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I just published my latest blog post over How Browser Caching Works. Caching in the web is something that every web developer should be at least a little bit familiar with, and the concepts behind it aren’t too hard to grasp. Check it out if you’re interested!
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