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JavaScript Next Steps with Create React App

benjaminmosery
benjaminmosery
6,346 Points

Cannot find module 'react' from 'Accordion.js'

After running my searchapp, accessing the searchapp command directory using "cd searchapp", and running a test module using "npm test", I get the following error:

> react-scripts test --env=jsdom
 FAIL  src\App.test.js
  ● Test suite failed to run

    Cannot find module 'react' from 'Accordion.js'

      at Resolver.resolveModule (node_modules/jest-resolve/build/index.js:179:17)
      at Object.<anonymous> (../node_modules/react-bootstrap/lib/Accordion.js:21:14)

My App.test.js file is as follows, for clarification:

import React from 'react';
import ReactDOM from 'react-dom';
import App from './App';


it('renders without crashing', () => {
  const div = document.createElement('div');
  ReactDOM.render(<App />, div);
  ReactDOM.unmountComponentAtNode(div);
});

Why is the test not passing in Node's npm command prompt? Any help would be appreciated.

1 Answer

benjaminmosery
benjaminmosery
6,346 Points

I have react as a dependency in the package.json file:

{
  "name": "searchapp",
  "version": "0.1.0",
  "private": true,
  "dependencies": {
    "react": "^16.2.0",
    "react-dom": "^16.2.0",
    "react-scripts": "1.1.1"
  },

  "scripts": {
    "start": "react-scripts start",
    "build": "react-scripts build",
    "test": "react-scripts test --env=jsdom",
    "eject": "react-scripts eject"
  }
}
Gustavo Winter
Gustavo Winter
Courses Plus Student 27,382 Points

Try to delete your node_modules folder, and install all the packages again.

You will have to do the npm command at the main directory.

npm install

Tell me if the problem was solve