[GRADLE-3317] Class generation is not generating dependency injection annotations for some custom tasks. Created: 11/Jul/15  Updated: 10/Feb/17  Resolved: 10/Feb/17

Status: Resolved
Project: Gradle
Affects Version/s: 2.4, 2.5
Fix Version/s: None

Type: Bug
Reporter: Adrian Kelly (Inactive) Assignee: Adrian Kelly (Inactive)
Resolution: Won't Fix Votes: 0


Class generation fails to generate the annotations for methods when there is a class hierarchy with both interfaces and super classes containing the same method signature. e.g:

In this scenario the generated/decorated class results in a getString() method missing the @Inject annotation.

public interface Task

{ public String getString() }

public interface BinaryFileProviderTask extends Task {}

public abstract class AbstractTask implements Task{
public String getString()

{ return "super" }


public class Jar extends AbstractTask {
public String getString()

{ return "concrete" }

class AndroidJarTask extends Jar implements BinaryFileProviderTask {

Comment by Benjamin Muschko [ 15/Nov/16 ]

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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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