In this episode, we talk about Gradle Doctor with its author Nelson Osacky. Gradle doctor helps you fix performance problems and errors in your Gradle build. The tool works as a Gradle plugin - emitting prescriptions for all the problems found. Nelson tells us how he came up with the idea behind this tool, and what the future is for Gradle Doctor.

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Show Notes

  • 0:20 Intro
  • 1:06 Episode Start
  • 1:49 Nelson’s Introduction
  • 04:22 What is Gradle Doctor?
  • 08:44 Remote build cache
  • 16:19 JAVA_HOME madness
  • 21:36 The most common mistake in your build.gradle
  • 24:34 Gradle Doctor and performance
  • 31:17 Extensibility
  • 33:12 The future of Gradle Doctor
  • 39:56 Where to find Nelson online?


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