Yesterday, I noticed that when I compiled my Sass files, it would output an extra file; called a source map. Turns out this file is used to map the compiled CSS back to the corresponding Sass source files. This is useful in scenarios when you’ve got a lot of different folders and partials. I then discovered, you could use this source map file in Google DevTools. This made me happy and has helped me save time from searching through files in my project.
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