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fix: avoid module preload polyfill for zero js html #4999
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After #4555, we closed #3127 but @DylanPiercey found out that the module preload polyfill is still loaded when there isn't any JS.
This PR adds a guard avoiding adding the polyfill in html entries that don't have any script module (for example, a simple 404 page).
The user may add modules in pre plugins, but these are executed before the guard. If the user adds a module in a post plugin, they are executed after the preloads are inserted so these tags will still not need the polyfill internally.
The only case would be if the user is adding a tag + preload by hand in a post plugin, but I can't see why someone would want to avoid these scripts be processed by Vite. In the worst case scenario, this will only mean a that some browsers will not take into account that preload. We could document this gotcha if someone thinks this is something users will end up hitting.
An alternative is to always add the polyfill and remove it when analyzing the generated chunk. I tried to do so and it isn't straightforward. And the same caveat would apply here, the user may still add something by hand as a post plugin transforming the html.
What is the purpose of this pull request?