Webpack CLI encapsulates all code related to CLI handling. It captures options and sends them to webpack compiler. You can also find functionality for initializing a project and migrating between versions.
Migration from webpack v1 to v2
webpack-cli migrate <config>
Creating new webpack projects
init feature allows users to get started with webpack, fast. Through scaffolding, people can create their own configuration in order to faster initialize new projects for various of use cases.
webpack-cli init webpack-scaffold-<package>
Contributing and Internal Documentation
The webpack family welcomes any contributor, small or big. We are happy to elaborate, guide you through the source code and find issues you might want to work on! To get started have a look at our documentation on contributing, or our Internal Documentation