2023-07-04 #javascript / frantic.im

JavaScript Gom Jabbar

You stop to count how many tools and parsers work on your codebase: TypeScript, esbuild, swc, babel, eslint, prettier, jest, webpack, rollup, terser. You are not sure if you missed any. You are not sure if you want to know. The level of pain is so high you forget about anything else.

We've come a long way, but we're not there yet.