JavaScript chat summary, April 30th, 2019

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Webpack plugin to extract script dependencies

A status update on the state of automation for maintaining script dependencies. The pull request to replace the manually maintained packages-dependencies.php with a generated one is now merged. We discussed what the next steps would be for inclusion of this in core. For this the packages need to be released and a trac ticket created.