FAQ: Passport.js Local Authentication - Passport's Local Strategy

This community-built FAQ covers the "Passport’s Local Strategy " exercise from the lesson “Passport.js Local Authentication”.

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(Beta) User Authentication & Authorization in Express

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Just a little thing on the last statement in step 5 don’t forget to add a semi colon because even though the example code doesn’t have one you will get an error thrown for not adding one in/wonder what you did wrong otherwise.

Ok, so I’m working on the password authentication here and I can’t get past step one without having to input the entire code listed in the solution. Step one just wants me import my local strategy, and when I try to find the solution, the entire code for the whole project is shown. It seems like it won’t let me past without inputing the entire code solution. Pic for help

Where is db coming from exactly? Even if it is provided, it is not imported, so it feels weird to me…