Bug#876513: ITP: node-webpack-bundle-analyzer -- represent bundle content as convenient interactive zoomable treemap
On Sat, 23 Sep 2017 09:50:30 +0530 Pirate Praveen <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Package: wnpp
> Severity: wishlist
> Owner: Pirate Praveen <email@example.com>
> X-Debbugs-CC: firstname.lastname@example.org
> * Package name : node-webpack-bundle-analyzer
> Version : 2.9.0
> Upstream Author : Yury Grunin <email@example.com>
> * URL : https://github.com/th0r/webpack-bundle-analyzer
> * License : Expat
> Description : represent bundle content as convenient interactive
> zoomable treemap
> Webpack plugin and CLI utility that represents bundle content as convenient
> interactive zoomable treemap.
> Webpack takes code targeted at node.js and makes it run in the browser.
> Node.js comes with API of its own that is not available in the browsers.
> Webpack exposes this code to programs that are unaware they are running
> in a
> Dependency of gitlab 9.5
This is not in fact needed for Debian, it is only needed if WEBPACK_REPORT is true during the build of gitlab, which is useless for Debian's purposes.
See config/webpack.config.js for confirmation.
I recommend closing this ITP as WONTFIX and avoiding the extra node dependencies it would introduce into Debian and the extra work it would cause everyone.