Gradle Plugin Writing Workshop

This workshop takes attendees through all the steps of writing their first Gradle plugin. Using an idiomatic approach attendees can create a DSL that is both gradlesque and readable. Some of the technical to be overed include: Setting up a Gradle plugin project Building for wide Gradle & JDK compatibility Idioms for creating task properties Hooking into build and configuration events Dynamic dependency loading Publishing the plugin Attendees will also receive a coupon to a free copy of the presenter’s book “Idiomatic Gradle: 25 Recipes for Plugin Authors”.


– Be able to code in Groovy
– Know the basics of writing Gradle scripts
– Java 7/8
– Git

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Location: Workshops Venue Date: March 30, 2017 Time: 16:00 - 19:00 Schalk Cronjé