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How to create dynamic tasks in Gradle?


You can create dynamic tasks with Gradle using Groovy. The power of Groovy can be used for more than defining what a task does. You cannot create dynamic task in ant or maven.

4.times { counter ->
        task "task$counter" << {
                println "I am task number $counter"
        }
}

Run command gradle tasks to see the task dynamically created:

java2novice$ gradle tasks
:tasks

Other tasks
-----------
task0
task1
task2
task3

To see all tasks and more detail, run with --all.

BUILD SUCCESSFUL

Total time: 2.985 secs

Gradle created 4 dynamic tasks here, the task names also dynamic. Run command gradle task2 to see the output:

java2novice$ gradle task2
:task2
I am task number 2

BUILD SUCCESSFUL

Total time: 1.711 secs

Reference: Gradle Documentation

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I'm Nataraja Gootooru, programmer by profession and passionate about technologies. All examples given here are as simple as possible to help beginners. The source code is compiled and tested in my dev environment.

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