[GRADLE-3423] Gradle fails to resolve inner classes in build.gradle Created: 30/Mar/16 Updated: 10/Feb/17 Resolved: 10/Feb/17
|Affects Version/s:||2.12, 2.13|
|Reporter:||Sterling Greene||Assignee:||Cédric Champeau (Inactive)|
|Known Issue Of:|
We are trying out gradle 2.12 with our existing build and it appears to have an issue which doesn't exist with the previous versions. I've been able to define a simple build.gradle file which reproduces the issue. This build file works perfectly fine with gradle 2.9 and 2.11 but with 2.12 the error message when processing the build.gradle is:
|Comment by Sterling Greene [ 29/Apr/16 ]|
This has been fixed for the simpler case (Map.Entry) where the import or reference is for an inner class.
This still fails for references to inner-inner classes (inner classes of inner classes). The workaround for that case is to import the inner class and use qualified references to the inner-inner class.
So if you have
This will not work
This will work
|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.