Monthly Archives: April 2015

Building Dojo Toolkit


  • Build system for JavaScript resources and CSS files
  • Dojo build refers to concept to the concepts of minification, optimization, concatenation and “dead-code” removal.

Building Dojo Toolkit Involves

  1. Consolidates multiple modules into a single JavaScript file (Layer)
  2. Interns standalone template strings into Javascript files
  3. Minify the size of layers by removing white spaces, line breaks, comments and shortening variable names
  4. Copy build files to standalone directory (server deployable ready)