Complete Intro to React, v3 (feat. Redux, Router & Flow) webpack and Babel
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Transcript from the "webpack and Babel" Lesson
>> Brian: So, the next thing we're going to mess with is webpack and Babel, which again are two things that people find pretty frustrating. They're pretty complicated tools, but they afford some really cool possibilities. So let's talk about webpack first and then talk about Babel. Webpack at it's most simple level is just a packager.
[00:01:48] So that's what Babel does, and that's how those two pieces work together. One does the concatenation and packaging together of files, and one does the transformation of files. And that's one facet of them, they both do multiple things, but that's what we're gonna use them for.