webpack v5.10.1 Release Notes

Release Date: 2020-12-11 // 10 months ago
  • 🛠 Bugfixes

    • avoid duplicating chunk info in chunk loading global
    • 👍 allow executing chunks before runtime is loaded
    • 🍱 avoid error when emitting assets with different query string but identical filename and content
    • 🛠 fix duplicated asset name in processAssets with additionalAssets
    • ➕ add missing \ in module info header comment

Previous changes from v5.10.0

  • 🛠 Bugfixes

    • 🛠 Multiple fixes regarding the side effects optimization ("sideEffects": false) when reexports and concatenated modules are combined

    Contributing

    • Typescript major 4
      • Improved internal structure of our typings

    🐎 Performance

    • 0️⃣ output.pathinfo: true (default in development) adds less verbose information (and is faster)
    • output.pathinfo: "verbose" adds more verbose information
    • output.pathinfo: true is cached
    • 🍱 avoid assets and module stats information generation when they are cached and cached assets/modules are not shown