Nizar Abdelhedi Nizar Abdelhedi - 18 days ago 5
Android Question

Android Gradle Duplicate files copied in APK META-INF

I try to add spring in my android application but the application doesn't run.
i really don't know why my run failed. could you help me to fix this problem and thanks

This is my app/build.gradle config:

apply plugin: 'com.android.application'
android {
compileSdkVersion 23
buildToolsVersion "23.0.3"

defaultConfig {
applicationId "com.nizar.abdelhedi.accesscontrol"
minSdkVersion 16
targetSdkVersion 23
versionCode 1
versionName "1.0"
}
buildTypes {
release {
minifyEnabled false
proguardFiles getDefaultProguardFile('proguard-android.txt'), 'proguard-rules.pro'
resValue "string", "host_name", "access-control-web/rest/roles/attendance"

}
}
configurations {
all*.exclude module: 'httpclient'
all*.exclude module: 'commons-logging'
}
packagingOptions {
exclude 'META-INF/DEPENDENCIES.txt'
exclude 'META-INF/LICENSE.txt'
exclude 'META-INF/NOTICE.txt'
exclude 'META-INF/NOTICE'
exclude 'META-INF/LICENSE'
exclude 'META-INF/DEPENDENCIES'
exclude 'META-INF/notice.txt'
exclude 'META-INF/license.txt'
exclude 'META-INF/dependencies.txt'
exclude 'META-INF/LGPL2.1'
}
dependencies {
compile fileTree(dir: 'libs', include: ['*.jar'])
testCompile 'junit:junit:4.12'
compile 'com.android.support:appcompat-v7:23.4.0'
compile 'com.android.support:design:23.4.0'
compile 'com.github.vajro:MaterialDesignLibrary:1.6'
compile 'com.github.blackfizz:eazegraph:1.2.2@aar'
compile 'com.nineoldandroids:library:2.4.0'
compile 'com.github.lecho:hellocharts-library:1.5.8@aar'
compile 'org.springframework:spring-context:4.2.7.RELEASE'
}
}


and this is my error messages


Information:Gradle tasks [:app:assembleDebug]
:app:preBuild UP-TO-DATE
:app:preDebugBuild UP-TO-DATE
:app:checkDebugManifest
:app:preReleaseBuild UP-TO-DATE
:app:prepareComAndroidSupportAnimatedVectorDrawable2340Library UP-TO-DATE
:app:prepareComAndroidSupportAppcompatV72340Library UP-TO-DATE
:app:prepareComAndroidSupportDesign2340Library UP-TO-DATE
:app:prepareComAndroidSupportRecyclerviewV72340Library UP-TO-DATE
:app:prepareComAndroidSupportSupportV42340Library UP-TO-DATE
:app:prepareComAndroidSupportSupportVectorDrawable2340Library UP-TO-DATE
:app:prepareComGithubBlackfizzEazegraph122Library UP-TO-DATE
:app:prepareComGithubLechoHellochartsLibrary158Library UP-TO-DATE
:app:prepareComGithubVajroMaterialDesignLibrary16Library UP-TO-DATE
:app:prepareDebugDependencies
:app:compileDebugAidl UP-TO-DATE
:app:compileDebugRenderscript UP-TO-DATE
:app:generateDebugBuildConfig UP-TO-DATE
:app:mergeDebugShaders UP-TO-DATE
:app:compileDebugShaders UP-TO-DATE
:app:generateDebugAssets UP-TO-DATE
:app:mergeDebugAssets UP-TO-DATE
:app:generateDebugResValues UP-TO-DATE
:app:generateDebugResources UP-TO-DATE
:app:mergeDebugResources UP-TO-DATE
:app:processDebugManifest
:app:processDebugResources
:app:generateDebugSources
:app:incrementalDebugJavaCompilationSafeguard UP-TO-DATE
:app:compileDebugJavaWithJavac UP-TO-DATE
:app:compileDebugNdk UP-TO-DATE
:app:compileDebugSources UP-TO-DATE
:app:buildInfoDebugLoader
:app:transformClassesWithExtractJarsForDebug UP-TO-DATE
:app:transformClassesWithInstantRunVerifierForDebug UP-TO-DATE
:app:transformClassesWithJavaResourcesVerifierForDebug UP-TO-DATE
:app:mergeDebugJniLibFolders UP-TO-DATE
:app:transformNative_libsWithMergeJniLibsForDebug UP-TO-DATE
:app:processDebugJavaRes UP-TO-DATE
:app:transformResourcesWithMergeJavaResForDebug FAILED
Error:Execution failed for task ':app:transformResourcesWithMergeJavaResForDebug'.
> com.android.build.api.transform.TransformException: com.android.builder.packaging.DuplicateFileException: Duplicate files copied in APK META-INF/spring.schemas
File1: C:\Users\abdelhedi\.gradle\caches\modules-2\files-2.1\org.springframework\spring-context\4.2.7.RELEASE\289f2906943827d37de89240dbac8fe4b315a838\spring-context-4.2.7.RELEASE.jar
File2: C:\Users\abdelhedi\.gradle\caches\modules-2\files-2.1\org.springframework\spring-aop\4.2.7.RELEASE\bd65f97ba61fd3dcc0b74765d3fa388aeb388aa7\spring-aop-4.2.7.RELEASE.jar
File3: C:\Users\abdelhedi\.gradle\caches\modules-2\files-2.1\org.springframework\spring-beans\4.2.7.RELEASE\ae0501728c0ee072e25cb5e11b63b883c0786b4b\spring-beans-4.2.7.RELEASE.jar
Information:BUILD FAILED
Information:Total time: 2.634 secs
Information:1 error
Information:0 warnings
Information:See complete output in console

TWL TWL
Answer

add another to your packagingOptions

exclude 'META-INF/spring.schemas'

EDIT: keeeeep adding to it! looks like you've got a boatload of duplicates

Whenever you see Exception: Duplicate files copied in APK BLAH/blah.blah

add another exclude 'BLAH/blah.blah'