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From Schalk Cronjé <>
Subject Re: About Gradle, Kotlin and Inner Fear
Date Mon, 23 May 2016 12:05:23 GMT
On 23/05/2016 12:59, Thibault Kruse wrote:
> It would be more interesting to investigate whether Gradle could
> provide a programmatic API that allows easily using any JVM language
> to define builds. Such that one may write a build.groovy instead of a
> build.gradle, statically compiled, running against the gradle API.
> Such that no custom editor besides a standard Groovy editor would be
> needed in the first place. And there would be nothing stopping people
> from writing build scripts in other languages like scala or clojure.
> Maybe that's already possible, but my impression has been that the
> current Gradle API is not that great to program against, nor is it
> clear which parts are public API that can be relied upon and which
> parts are internal and likely to change.

This sounds too much like maven-polyglot to me.

Schalk W. Cronjé
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