Today we released Android Studio which requires using Gradle to build.
To go with it we have released today a new version of the Gradle plugin for Android, version 0.4System requirements:
Android Build Tools 16.0.2+New Features
API for 3rd party Device Providers and Test Servers to run and deploy tests. API is @Beta
Support for ProGuard 4.9
- enable with BuildType.runProguard
- add proguard config files with BuiltType.proguardFile or ProductFlavor.proguardFile
- default proguard files accessible through android.getDefaultProguardFile(name) with name
being 'proguard-android.txt' or 'proguard-android-optimize.txt'
Implements Gradle 1.6 custom model for IDE Tooling supportFixes & Changes
Rename deviceCheck into connectedCheck
Fix support for subfolders in assets/
Fix cases where Android Libraries have local Jars dependencies
Fix renaming of package through DSL to ensure resources are compiled in the new namespace
Fix DSL to add getSourceSets on the "android" extension.
The documentation will be updated after IO
This version is required when running Android Studio.
Don't forget my #io13
session about this Friday at 9 am: https://developers.google.com/events/io/sessions/325236644
Finally, we have also released some of the core tools libraries on MavenCentral. These matches the tools r22 that went out today.
You can see them here: http://search.maven.org/#search%7Cga%7C1%7Ccom.android.tools #androidstudio #gradle #androiddev