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Loading images in css #93

sergeysova opened this issue Nov 18, 2015 · 3 comments

Loading images in css #93

sergeysova opened this issue Nov 18, 2015 · 3 comments


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I try:

# ./style.css
.searchBg {
  background-image: url(sprite/searchBg.jpg)
# ./component.js
import css from './style.css';

// begin component
  <div className={css.searchBg} />
// end component

What i see in chrome:

But image not loading to background.
When i click on "Open Link in new tab", link opens as:


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Strate commented Dec 3, 2015


Note about source maps support and assets referenced with url: when style loader is used with ?sourceMap option, the CSS modules will be generated as Blobs, so relative paths don't work (they would be relative to chrome:blob or chrome:devtools). In order for assets to maintain correct paths setting output.publicPath property of webpack configuration must be set, so that absolute paths are generated.

Btw, why style-loader can not replace relative urls to absolute urls by itself?

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tizmagik commented Feb 1, 2016

See #55 for some workarounds/solutions to this issue.

d4rkr00t added a commit to d4rkr00t/aik that referenced this issue Jan 4, 2017
According to this issue webpack-contrib/style-loader#93 it's impossible to load

images with relative urls that defined in css with sourceMap flag enabled. Will investigate further.

But as for now it's reasonable to disable sourcemaps for css-loader
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Will be fixed by either #96 or #124

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