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I am getting the following errors on the chrome dev tools when building and loading my app using the dev webpack.config.js.I am using component-relative url but I am getting the error below. I also noticed that the css and style loaders are not adding a <style> tag in the html. I am not sure what I am missing or not understanding? what the raw loader do with stringified version of the component template?

GET http://localhost:8080/home.component.html 404 (Not Found) zone.js:1382
Unhandled Promise rejection: Failed to load home.component.html ; Zone: <root> ; Task: Promise.then ; Value: Failed to load home.component.html undefined 


import { Component } from '@angular/core'

    selector: 'my-home',
    templateUrl : './home.component.html'

export default class HomeComponent {


My webpack config looks like this

const path                     = require('path');
const CommonsChunkPlugin       = require('webpack/lib/optimize/CommonsChunkPlugin');
const CopyWebpackPlugin        = require('copy-webpack-plugin');
const DefinePlugin             = require('webpack/lib/DefinePlugin');
const ContextReplacementPlugin = require('webpack/lib/ContextReplacementPlugin');

const ENV  = process.env.NODE_ENV = 'development';
const HOST = process.env.HOST || 'localhost';
const PORT = process.env.PORT || 8080;

module.exports = {
  devServer: {
    contentBase: 'src',
    historyApiFallback: true,
    port: metadata.port
  devtool: 'source-map',
  entry: {
    'main'  : './src/app/main.ts',
    'vendor': './src/app/vendor.ts'
  module: {
    loaders: [
      {test: /\.css$/,  loader: 'raw', exclude: /node_modules/},
      {test: /\.css$/,  loader: 'style!css?-minimize', exclude: /src/},
      {test: /\.html$/, loader: 'raw'},
      {test: /\.ts$/,   loaders: 'ts'}
  output: {
    path    : path.join(__dirname, 'dist'),
    filename: 'bundle.js'
  plugins: [
    new CommonsChunkPlugin({name: 'vendor', filename: 'vendor.bundle.js', minChunks: Infinity}),
    new DefinePlugin({'webpack': {'ENV': JSON.stringify(ENV)}}),
    new CopyWebpackPlugin([{from: './src/client/index.html', to: 'index.html'}]),
    new ContextReplacementPlugin(
      // The (\\|\/) piece accounts for path separators in *nix and Windows
      path.join(__dirname, 'src') // location of your src
  resolve: {
    extensions: ['.ts', '.js']

Please help
Yakov Fain (219) [Avatar] Offline
Try this:

templateUrl : 'home.component.html'
6761 (5) [Avatar] Offline
Same issue...
Yakov Fain (219) [Avatar] Offline
Are you using Webpack 2?
6761 (5) [Avatar] Offline
yes.. here is my package.json

  "name": "angular2-webpack",
  "version": "1.0.0",
  "description": "angular2-webpack modified",
  "scripts": {
    "clean": "rimraf dist",
    "start": "webpack-dev-server --inline --progress --port 8080",
    "test": "karma start ./config/karma.conf.js",    
    "prebuild": "npm run clean",
    "": "webpack --config webpack.config.js --progress --profile --colors",
    "preserve:dist": "npm run build"
  "dependencies": {
    "@angular/common": "~2.1.1",
    "@angular/compiler": "~2.1.1",
    "@angular/core": "~2.1.1",
    "@angular/forms": "~2.1.1",
    "@angular/http": "~2.1.1",
    "@angular/platform-browser": "~2.1.1",
    "@angular/platform-browser-dynamic": "~2.1.1",
    "@angular/router": "~3.1.1",
    "@angular/upgrade": "~2.1.1",
    "angular-in-memory-web-api": "~0.1.13",
    "bootstrap": "^3.3.7",
    "reflect-metadata": "^0.1.8",
    "rxjs": "5.0.0-beta.12",
    "zone.js": "^0.6.26"
  "devDependencies": {
    "@types/es6-shim": "0.31.32",
    "@types/jasmine": "^2.5.35",
    "@types/node": "^6.0.45",
    "@types/selenium-webdriver": "^2.53.32",
    "bootstrap": "^3.3.7",
    "compression-webpack-plugin": "^0.3.1",
    "copy-webpack-plugin": "^3.0.1",
    "css-loader": "^0.25.0",
    "dedupe-plugin": "^1.0.0",
    "html-loader": "^0.4.3",
    "jasmine-core": "~2.5.2",
    "karma": "^1.2.0",
    "karma-chrome-launcher": "^2.0.0",
    "karma-firefox-launcher": "^1.0.0",
    "karma-jasmine": "^1.0.2",
    "karma-mocha-reporter": "^2.0.0",
    "karma-webpack": "^1.7.0",
    "protractor": "^4.0.9",
    "raw-loader": "^0.5.1",
    "rimraf": "^2.5.4",
    "source-map-loader": "^0.1.5",
    "style-loader": "^0.13.0",
    "to-string-loader": "^1.1.3",
    "ts-loader": "^0.8.2",
    "tslint": "^3.15.1",
    "typescript": "^2.0.3",
    "webpack": "^2.1.0-beta.25",
    "webpack-dev-server": "^2.1.0-beta.6"
  "engines": {
    "node": "~6"

My current project structure is show below


Anton Moiseev (27) [Avatar] Offline
To make relative paths work with Webpack you need to use angular2-template-loader. Here is the config:

module: {
  loaders: [
    {test: /\.ts$/, loader: 'ts!angular2-template'}
    // rest of the loaders...

For the complete example see angular2-webpack-starter project from chapter 10.

css-loader parses CSS files and minifies the styles. style-loader inserts CSS as a <style> tag on the page, but it does it dynamically in the runtime. If you open the dev tools after the page is fully loaded you can find added <style> tags on the Elements tab in the DOM tree.
6761 (5) [Avatar] Offline
Thanks Anton for clarifying the loaders. I didn't the styles were injected at runtime. Thought it was after the build..
Angular2-template-loader worked great.