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Bootstrap Essentials by Snig Bhaumik

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Compiling and building Bootstrap

If you explore the bootstrap folder, you can see a dist folder as well, which contains the final distributable CSS, JavaScript, and Font files. The target of building a project is to generate this dist folder so that it can be used in the actual application.

First thing we would do is to delete this dist folder, since our processes would regenerate this. Deleting this is however not essential, since in any case, the build process will create or override the existing files and folders.

Installing dependencies

To install the dependencies, follow these steps:

  1. First, we need to install the other dependencies of building and running Bootstrap.
  2. Go to the D:\Bootstrap\node_modules\bootstrap folder and run the command:
    npm ...

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