Capsule vs Gradle vs Please

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Pros of Capsule
Pros of Gradle
Pros of Please
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    • 110
    • 51
      Easy to use
    • 47
      Groovy dsl
    • 22
      Slow build time
    • 10
      Crazy memory leaks
    • 8
      Fast incremental builds
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      Kotlin DSL
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      Windows Support
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      IntelliJ support
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      Built-in languages are defined in the same language
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      No single WORKSPACE file that nobody owns or understand

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    Cons of Capsule
    Cons of Gradle
    Cons of Please
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      • 8
        Inactionnable documentation
      • 6
        It is just the mess of Ant++
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        Hard to decide: ten or more ways to achieve one goal
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        Bad Eclipse tooling
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        Dependency on groovy
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        No Windows support

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      What is Capsule?

      Packages any JVM application, no matter how complex, as a single, plain executable JAR. A capsule may directly contain all of the application’s dependencies or simply declare some or all of them, to be downloaded when launched.

      What is Gradle?

      Gradle is a build tool with a focus on build automation and support for multi-language development. If you are building, testing, publishing, and deploying software on any platform, Gradle offers a flexible model that can support the entire development lifecycle from compiling and packaging code to publishing web sites.

      What is Please?

      Please is a cross-language build system with an emphasis on high performance, extensibility and reproduceability. It supports a number of popular languages and can automate nearly any aspect of your build process.

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