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Angelic Sanoy
Angelic Sanoy
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[emitted] [immutable] issue: File-loader doesn't generate a img folder in my dist - webpack


<p>I'm certain that I have run all the necessary plugin and it's already inserted in my .json file but my image is still not loading and there's no folder generated on my dist folder.</p>

<p>Check my terminal result <a href="https://ibb.co/713LzYd"> </a></p>

<p>My local server result</p> <p><a href="https://prnt.sc/X0Jfc4bpTQRp"> Frontpage </a></p>

<p><a href=https://ibb.co/4dMLSmk>DOM </a>- the DOM run the 2nd emitted file not the first one that's why it's showing 404.</p>

When I run my dev, looks like the but it looks like the image but it doesn't inject on my .

My app.common.config.js

//default in webpack but you need to call it to make the path works below. __dirname
const path = require("path");
const HtmlWebpackPlugin = require('html-webpack-plugin');
const loader = require("sass-loader");

// For DEv
module.exports = {
entry: "./src/index.js",
module: {
      rules: [
          test: /\.s[ac]ss$/i,
          use: [
          test: /\.html$/,
          use: ["html-loader"]

          test: /\.(svg|png|jpg|gif)$/,
          use: [
              loader: "file-loader",
              options: {
                name: '[name].[hash].[ext]',
          publicPath: 'assets',
          outputPath: 'assets/img',
          esModule: false

    plugins: [
      new HtmlWebpackPlugin({
      template: "./src/template.html"

My app.dev.config.js

const path = require("path");
const { merge } = require('webpack-merge')
const common = require("./app.common.config");

// For DEv
module.exports = merge(common,{
mode: "development",
output: { 
    path: path.resolve(__dirname, "dist"),

My package.json

  "name": "webpack-project",
  "version": "1.0.0",
  "private": true,
  "description": "Required to run Webpack",
  "main": "index.js",
  "scripts_comment_2": [
    "scripts is used to run your program",
    "you can run two scripts, one for production & one for dev"
  "scripts": {
    "start": "webpack-dev-server --config app.dev.config.js --open",
    "build": "webpack --config app.prod.config.js"
  "keywords": [],
  "author": "",
  "license": "ISC",
  "devDependencies": {
    "css-loader": "^6.7.3",
    "file-loader": "^6.2.0",
    "html-loader": "^4.2.0",
    "html-webpack-plugin": "^5.5.0",
    "sass": "^1.57.1",
    "sass-loader": "^13.2.0",
    "style-loader": "^3.3.1",
    "webpack": "^5.75.0",
    "webpack-cli": "^5.0.1",
    "webpack-dev-server": "^4.11.1",
    "webpack-merge": "^5.8.0"
  "browser": {
    "[module-name]": false