Build error express ts app


I constantly get build error that it can’t find module dist/server.js which is build by tsc. I don’t get any error from tsc. This error appeared out of nowhere. Locally it works totally fine.

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that’s part of my package.json:

  "main": "dist/server.js",
  "scripts": {
    "build:digitalocean": "npm install --production=false && npm run build && npm ci",
    "start": "npm run build && node dist/server.js",
    "build": "tsc",
    "postinstall": "tsc",
    "dev": "NODE_ENV=development node dist/server.js"
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I found the answer. For reference in the future: there was a second folder which contained a tsconfig. As such tsc changed the path to /dist/src/server.js and /dist/moduleWithTSconfig/app.js

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