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__dirname in jade
When I add __dirname in front of "./views" the app wouldn't run. app.set("views", __dirname + "./views");
Why does it only run when it's app.set("views", "./views"); ?
Sam HallCourses Plus Student 8,636 Points
I think you have an extra dot. In the vid, Huston subtly removes it at about 03:02.
If you've got your Jade templates in a directory called "views", then It should be:
app.set("views", __dirname + "/views");
app.set("views", __dirname + "./views");