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First, make sure we have the latest versions of both cli and local version of gulp:
Creating an ES6 gulpfile
To use ES6 we need to have installed Babel as a dependency to our project, with es2015 plugin preset:
We can specify preset with the command option or simply create .babelrc file:
Then we need to tell gulp to use Babel.It can be done by renaming
And that’s it. Now we can use ES6 syntax via Babel, for example some sort of gulpfile: