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From Russel Winder <rus...@winder.org.uk>
Subject Re: About Gradle, Kotlin and Inner Fear
Date Thu, 30 Nov 2017 10:07:19 GMT
On Mon, 2017-11-27 at 20:23 +0100, Guillaume Laforge wrote:
> Anecdotal data points as well at conferences, when I ask the question
> to
> the audience, usually I get a third using Gradle vs two thirds still
> using
> Maven.

I wonder how many are still using Ant or even Make but not admitting
it?

> Kotlin's use is still also anecdotical, while Apache Groovy is still
> way
> more in use, but there's definitely lots of interest about Kotlin.

The rumour appears to be that Kotlin is taking off on Android because
Java is still ancient on that platform.

> It's funny to see folks touting Kotlin with the same arguments we've
> used
> for the past 14 years when we were praising Groovy ourselves :-)
> 

But which arguments?

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