Sweet 6.0

Gradle 6.0 brings Java 13 support, better dependency management & much more

It’s not even been a year since Gradle 5.1 arrived in January, and yet here we are staring down the next major release: Gradle 6.0. This latest release of the build-automation software brings much improved features for dependency management, faster incremental compilation for Java and Groovy, support for Java 13, as well as out of the box support for javadoc and source jars. And that’s not all, so let’s take a closer look!

Last but not least

Gradle 5.6 released – faster Groovy compilation, new plugin for Java test fixtures & more

Gradle 5.6 is here, and is the last of the 5.x versions, so it’s a bit bigger than your average minor update. Among the changes are improvements to speed up Groovy compilation, a new plugin for Java test fixtures, and better management of plugin versions in multi-project builds. There’s also an important security update. Let’s take a closer look at what’s changed.

And yes, it features Java 11 runtime support!

Gradle 5.0 rc 1 is here: Get a sneak peek at what’s coming in 5.0

We have some pretty big news coming our way! The first release candidate for Gradle 5.0 is live and we take a look at the most promising new features and changes. Make sure you pay attention to this one since it marks the last phase before general availability hits, so we pretty much have the final deal!

What's new and noteworthy?

Gradle 4.8: Dependency locking and performance improvements

The latest update from Gradle is sure to keep everyone smiling. The new Gradle 4.8 boasts a number of improvements that are sure to delight Gradle users, including dependency locking, plugin upgrades for Maven and Ivy, and improvements to incremental annotation processing.