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Unable to start the website using npm start

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Bug description

Unable to build the website on mac, while performing npm start. The browser opens with a blank screen.

Console Error: Uncaught ReferenceError: process is not defined at Object…/node_modules/path/path.js (path.js:25) at webpack_require (bootstrap:24) at fn (hot module replacement:61) at Object…/node_modules/mime-types/index.js (index.js:16) at webpack_require (bootstrap:24) at fn (hot module replacement:61) at Object…/node_modules/@paperbits/azure/persistence/azureBlobStorage.ts (azureBlobStorage.ts:1) at webpack_require (bootstrap:24) at fn (hot module replacement:61) at Object…/node_modules/@paperbits/azure/index.ts (index.ts:2)

Reproduction steps

  1. Go to the project root folder
  2. Build the project with npm install, followed by npm start
  3. Open the browser to see the built website.
  4. The website open with a blank screen, complaining about the web-pack path error

Expected behavior

Screenshot 2021-06-11 at 09 30 57 Screenshot 2021-06-11 at 09 33 05

The website should be built as it opens using Microsoft Azure portal.

Is your portal managed or self-hosted?


Release tag or commit SHA (if using self-hosted version)

[e.g., release 2.0.0, commit c45da9778b70d369aba60fa2e63c191efe2b548f]

API Management service name

[e.g., contoso-api]


  • Operating system: Mac OS 11.4
  • Browser: [Brave]
  • Version: 1.25.70 Chromium: 91.0.4472.77 (Official Build) (x86_64)

Additional context

Add any other context about the problem here, including screenshots.

Issue Analytics

  • State:closed
  • Created 2 years ago
  • Comments:5

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msftbot[bot]commented, Jun 11, 2021

@restlessankyyy, thank you for opening this issue. We will triage it within the next few business days.

restlessankyyycommented, Nov 24, 2021

issue fixed.

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