Rename files using a content hash then replace references to that file in source code.
This plugin requires Grunt
If you haven't used Grunt before, be sure to check out the Getting Started guide, as it explains how to create a Gruntfile as well as install and use Grunt plugins. Once you're familiar with that process, you may install this plugin with this command:
npm install grunt-uniqueify --save-dev
The "uniqueify" task
In your project's Gruntfile, add a section named
uniqueify to the data object passed into
Default value: null
Locations that should be inspected for references to the files being renamed.
In this example the JS and CSS files in the specified directories will be renamed.
In this example the JS and CSS files in the specified directories will be renamed and any references to the original names in any .html files will be replaced with the new names.
In lieu of a formal styleguide, take care to maintain the existing coding style. Add unit tests for any new or changed functionality. Lint and test your code using Grunt.