Ruby on Rails 6: Resources for working with Webpacker, jQuery, and CoffeeScript

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This guide explains how to work with webpacker and specifically how to add jquery:

https://www.botreetechnologies.com/blog/introducing-jquery-in-rails-6-using-webpacker

And then this guide shows how to add custom javascript code:

https://dev.to/morinoko/adding-custom-javascript-in-rails-6-1ke6

If you want to use coffeescript, you can add coffee script to the javascript asset pipeline by following this guide:

https://bloggie.io/@kinopyo/rails-enable-coffeescript-with-webpacker