Latest version of original react-scripts: 1.0.11
This is not a fork of
create-react-app. It's just a fork of
react-scriptswith simple babel/webpack modifications that can toggle extra features.
The reason for this fork's existence is explained better in this Medium article.
*the features are optional and can be turned on/off individually
create-react-app my-app --scripts-version custom-react-scripts
.env file in the root of the generated project, and add any of the configuration options below 👇 to enable that feature.
The generated project comes with every option turned on by default, but you can remove them at any time by removing the options from the
REACT_APP_SASS=true- enable SASS support
REACT_APP_LESS=true- enable LESS support
REACT_APP_STYLUS=true- enable Stylus support
REACT_APP_CSS_MODULES- enable CSS modules
REACT_APP_SASS_MODULES- enable Sass modules
REACT_APP_LESS_MODULES- enable Less modules
REACT_APP_STYLUS_MODULES- enable Stylus modules
Note: to use modules the file must be named in the following format:
footer.module.less, etc. Files that are not prefixed with module will be parsed normally.
REACT_APP_BABEL_STAGE_0=true- enable stage-0 Babel preset
REACT_APP_DECORATORS=true- enable decorators support
REACT_APP_WEBPACK_DASHBOARD=true- Enables connection to thewebpack-dashboard Electron app (the app must be installed on local machine)
create-react-app app doesn't allow user configuration and modifications for few reasons:
But people still want to use some of these features, and they're either ejecting their CRA app, or just don't use
create-react-app because they're just missing X feature.
So instead of searching npm for a
react-scripts fork with the X feature you need, this fork provides support for all of these extra features with simply adding a line in the
The CRA team recently added support for an
.env file in the root of the generated CRA project.
From the original readme:
To define permanent environment vairables, create a file called .env in the root of your project:
I just added support for extra environment variables that actually turn on certain plugins, babel plugins, presets, and loaders in the webpack and babel configs of
I will put all of my efforts into supporting this fork to be always on par with features with the newest