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Webpack DllPlugin and DllReferencePlugin

The Dll and DllReference plugins allow the code to be split in multiple bundles in a way the bundles can be compiled independently.

It is possible to build “vendor” scripts in a library that does not need to be compiled often (ex: React, jQuery, Bootstrap, Fontawesome…) and reference it in your app bundle that will need those scripts.

The application bundle, the one that is constantly going to be changed, will be in a separate configuration just referencing a already built “vendor” bundle.

For an example in a full project see https://github.com/brunolm/ts-react-redux-startup

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