How to pass string constants in UglifyJS as define argument

By | May 23, 2019 | 0 Comment
Category: Javascript

If you need to pass the constant number or boolean values in UglifyJS –define option, it is very easy. The tricky part is passing the string constant. Here is a quick code snippet to show how to pass string constant.

uglifyjs “test.js” –define STRCONST='”hello is a const string”‘ –output “build.min.js”

The correct sequence is single quote + double quote + your string + double quote + single quote

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