Introduction I am going to show you how to exclude dependency from build.gradle script in gradle based Java project. Specially when you use several starter dependencies in your Spring Boot project, then many children dependencies are found and hence many libraries are downloaded in the project’s classpath. These many libraries may not be needed for your project and you may want to exclude these…

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How To Exclude Dependencies In Gradle Based Java Project

Introduction In this example, I am going to show you how to find dependency hierarchy using gradle build tool in your Java based projects. Your Spring Boot projects might be using gradle build tool and you want to check what dependencies are used in your project. You can easily find what libraries are used in your project by looking…

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Find Dependency Tree Hierarchy In Gradle Based Java Project

Introduction Are you stuck or confused how to build a Java or Spring Boot project when your system has multiple versions of Java or JDK installed? I will show you how to use specific jdk version for gradle build. Java version might be different in your classpath than what you want to use in your…

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How To Use Specific JDK Version For Gradle Build

Introduction Here in this tutorial I will tell you how to exclude Junit test cases from build automation in Java applications. It’s not about skipping test cases but it’s about excluding test cases for a particular package. Situations may arise when you want to exclude some Junit test cases from running in some environments (for…

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How to exclude Junit tests using Gradle or Maven in Java Applications