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added shim config to compile command #113

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Issue: the compile command currently doesn't include shim config the project is using, so optimized output breaks

Solution: include shim config from jam/require.config.js in the optimize call


Is this after you've edited the values in require.config.js? This file is generated by Jam and changes to it will not be reflected in the optimized builds. Currently, we're suggesting people manage their requirejs config in a separate file.


We didn't mod require.config.js. We're trying to use jam's generated shim in the compiled output -- currently, it only gets used in the uncompiled output.

RE: our use-case -- Without this change, our compiled output doesn't properly wait for Backbone to be defined before executing (no shim). I don't fully recall the solutions we tried, but, at the time of this pull request, I couldn't find an alternative way of getting the shims into the compiled output. Was I wrong?

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Commits on Dec 3, 2012
  1. added shim config to compile command

    Paul Frazee committed
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  1. +2 −1  lib/commands/compile.js
3  lib/commands/compile.js
@@ -122,7 +122,8 @@ = function (settings, _args, commands) {
wrap: a.options.wrap,
optimize: 'uglify',
include: includes,
- out: a.options.outfile
+ out: a.options.outfile,
+ shim: require(configfile).shim
requirejs.optimize(config, function (build_response) {
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