loose webpacker and node-modules directory
I watched several videos to get familiar with this approach. DHH's video on youtube and Drifting ruby Episode #312 - Importmaps in Rails 7. I also watched Chris Olivers episode on G0 Rails How to use Bootstrap with CSSBundling Rails, the last one made me decide that this is not the right path for me.
I was hoping to find a way to lose the huge amount of node modules in my applications, and the hard way to get things to work when importing from engines and gems. Starting a new project "Rails new --css bootstrap" will still create a node_modules directory, and cluther it with numerous subdirectories. In my opinion, for now, not my way to go, and perhaps not the way
just read my old post again. I decided to publish it anyway, my latest opinions about rails7, importmaps and bootstrap will be published shortly in a new post.