[GRADLE-1452] IOException when extracting a dependency zip Created: 21/Mar/11  Updated: 10/Feb/17  Resolved: 10/Feb/17

Status: Resolved
Project: Gradle
Affects Version/s: 1.0-milestone-1
Fix Version/s: None

Type: Bug
Reporter: Jan Thomä Assignee: Unassigned
Resolution: Won't Fix Votes: 0

Attachments: Text File ioexeption.txt    


I have a simple project where I am trying to extract a ZIP dependency:

configurations {

dependencies {
  runtime 'com.coremedia.cms:apache-tomcat:5.2.839@zip'

repositories {

task explodeTomcat << {
  mkdir "$buildDir/exploded"

  tree = zipTree(configurations.runtime.files{dep -> dep.name == 'apache-tomcat'})
  println tree
  copy {
    into "$buildDir/exploded"
    with tree

When I execute the explodeTomcat task, I get an IOException when printing or copying the tree (see attached log file).

Comment by Adam Murdoch [ 21/Mar/11 ]

A workaround is to use something like:

tree = zipTree(configurations.runtime.singleFile)


tree = zipTree(configuration.runtime.fileCollection

{dep ->...}


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Comment by Benjamin Muschko [ 10/Feb/17 ]

Thanks again for reporting this issue. We haven't heard back from you after our inquiry from November 15th. We are closing this issue now. Please create an issue on GitHub if you still feel passionate about getting it resolved.

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