Inaki Villar

Gradle, Solutions engineer

Talk Title

Common Cache issues in Android projects – 2023 Edition


Robertson 1




14:55 > 40 min


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In this talk, we will discuss some of the common Gradle build caching issues that Android developers face, and provide solutions to these problems.

We will begin by explaining what the Gradle build cache is and how it works. We will then outline the common issues that developers encounter when using Gradle build cache. These issues include incorrect build cache settings, conflicts with the build cache, and incorrect configurations.

Next, we will provide solutions to these issues. We will discuss how to configure the build cache settings correctly to ensure optimal performance. We will also explain how to resolve conflicts that arise when multiple developers work on the same project.

Furthermore, we will discuss how to optimize the Gradle build cache for large-scale Android projects. We will provide tips on how to manage the cache for multi-module projects and how to set up a distributed cache for teams working on a shared project.

In conclusion, this presentation provides a summary to common Gradle build cache issues in Android development. By understanding the issues and implementing the solutions presented in this talk, developers can optimize their build process and improve the overall efficiency of their development workflow.

Speaker Bio

Inaki Villar is a Solutions Engineer on Gradle Enterprise team, and he is based in Los Angeles.
In this role, Inaki is working on providing solutions and optimizations for Clients of Gradle Enterprise in Gradle/Maven builds. Before this role, Inaki was focused on Android and Build performance for other companies like Tinder, Agoda, Synchronous, Ryanair and Ideaknow.
Originally from Mallorca, Spain. He enjoys watching real football and water activities.