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Discussion on: How to Setup Simple Hot-Reload on an Electron App With No External Dependencies

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Tyler Smith

This is really cool! I've heard that the fs.watch() can behave inconsistently across different operating systems. Have you experienced any weird behavior? I recently opted for Chokidar in one of my recent projects for that reason, but I always like dropping dependencies when I can.

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Justin Hunter Author

Honestly haven’t tried this on any other OS yet but I’ll be giving it a shot on my wife’s Windows machine soon and will let you know!