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From Joe Bowser <>
Subject Re: Using Gradle in an Apache Project
Date Wed, 18 Jun 2014 16:50:44 GMT
Found it, it's located here: $ANDROID_SDK_PATH/tools/templates/gradle/wrapper

On Wed, Jun 18, 2014 at 8:46 AM, Joe Bowser <> wrote:
> Actually, it's not by default, but it does generate a gradle project
> if you use the right flags.  However, the project structure is
> radically different that I'm not sure we want to adopt it.  Still, we
> can find where the JAR is and copy it out of the Android SDK
> directory.
> On Wed, Jun 18, 2014 at 8:45 AM, Joe Bowser <> wrote:
>> The Android Dev Tools generate a gradle project by default.  Where
>> does it store gradle-wrapper?
>> On Wed, Jun 18, 2014 at 7:59 AM, Josh Soref <> wrote:
>>> Ian Clelland wrote:
>>>>But Gradle is a Java project, and so the script invokes Java, and makes
>>>>of a bundled .jar file, and therein lies the problem: We're not supposed
>>>>be including compiled JAR files in our repository.
>>>>In this case, the .jar isn't actually part of our code; it's just used by
>>>>the build, and including it makes it closer to trivial for developers to
>>>>start building Cordova projects. It's easy to recreate, too, once you have
>>>>Gradle installed, it's as easy as running "gradle wrapper" to get it to
>>>>rebuild the wrapper, jar and all. The catch is that you already have to
>>>>have gradle installed for that to work. Egg, meet chicken.
>>> Can we cheat and just have a script that uses curl/wget to retrieve Gradle
>>> from Apache's dist directory?
>>> Or, could we publish Gradle to npm and then have our thing depend on
>>> cordova-gradle ?

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