Hi there Myth 2, Goodbye node_modules

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What’s new (and the least painful farewell in the history of JS)

Over three years scoot, in 2017, Myth 1.0 became formally launched in the Fb Engineering Weblog. Already by that time, finest 11 months after its first originate, extra than 175,000 repositories had started the use of the brand new package manager.

Regardless that Myth’s success story has persisted gradually ever since, the machine has moreover fallen victim to a model of the classic package handling weaknesses equivalent to slowness, increased complexity and data…