Could not find method cargo() for arguments

i got error Build file ‘C:\Users\naresh.vatsal\workspace_spring_jan14\SpringMvcUsingGradle\build.gradle’ line: 28

  • What went wrong:
    A problem occurred evaluating root project ‘SpringMvcUsingGradle’.

Could not find method compile() for arguments [org.springframework:spring-context:4.0.0.RELEASE] on org.gradle.api.internal.artifacts.dsl.dependencies.Default
DependencyHandler_Decorated@434c4af3.

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    Run with --stacktrace option to get the stack trace. Run with --info or --debug option to get more log output.

BUILD FAILED .Please find below details of my script.I am trying to deploy war using cargo plugin

apply plugin: 'java’
apply plugin: 'eclipse’
apply plugin: 'war’
apply plugin: 'com.bmuschko.tomcat-base’
apply plugin: 'com.bmuschko.cargo’
ext.tomcatVersion = '7.0.67’
ext.cargoVersion = ‘1.1.3’

sourceCompatibility = 1.7

buildscript
{

repositories {
maven {
url "https://plugins.grdev.net/m2/"
mavenCentral()
}
}
dependencies {
classpath "com.bmuschko:gradle-tomcat-plugin:2.2.4"
classpath ‘com.bmuschko:gradle-cargo-plugin:2.2’
}

dependencies {

compile 'org.springframework:spring-context:4.0.0.RELEASE'
compile 'org.springframework:spring-webmvc:4.0.0.RELEASE'
compile 'org.aspectj:aspectjrt:1.7.4'
compile 'javax.inject:javax.inject:1'

compile 'javax.servlet:jstl:1.2’
compile 'org.slf4j:slf4j-api:1.7.5’
compile 'org.slf4j:jcl-over-slf4j:1.7.5’
compile 'org.slf4j:slf4j-log4j12:1.7.5’
compile 'log4j:log4j:1.2.15’
testCompile ‘junit:junit:4.7’
}
}

cargo {
containerId = 'tomcat7x’
port = 8080

local {
    homeDir = file('C:/mdi/soft/apache-tomcat-7.0.67')
    output = file('C:/mdi/soft/apache-tomcat-7.0.67/output.log')
}

}
war {
version = ‘’
}

You need to move your second dependency block out of the buildscript block.

I changed the code, now i am getting error could not found method cargo()
C:\Users\naresh.vatsal\workspace_spring_jan14\SpringMvcUsingGradle>gradle build

FAILURE: Build failed with an exception.

  • Where:
    Build file ‘C:\Users\naresh.vatsal\workspace_spring_jan14\SpringMvcUsingGradle\build.gradle’ line: 45

  • What went wrong:
    A problem occurred evaluating root project ‘SpringMvcUsingGradle’.

Could not find method cargo() for arguments [build_3gitu3al50b7kv8zi1ebj3qsr$_run_closure3@302aa00f] on root project ‘SpringMvcUsingGradle’.

apply plugin: 'java’
apply plugin: 'eclipse’
apply plugin: 'war’
apply plugin: 'com.bmuschko.tomcat-base’
apply plugin: 'com.bmuschko.cargo-base’
ext.tomcatVersion = ‘7.0.67’

sourceCompatibility = 1.7

buildscript
{

repositories {
maven {
url “https://plugins.grdev.net/m2/
}
}
dependencies {
classpath "com.bmuschko:gradle-tomcat-plugin:2.2.4"
classpath ‘com.bmuschko:gradle-cargo-plugin:2.2’
}
}
repositories {
mavenCentral()
}

dependencies {

def cargoVersion = '1.4.5'
cargo "org.codehaus.cargo:cargo-core-uberjar:$cargoVersion",
      "org.codehaus.cargo:cargo-ant:$cargoVersion"
compile 'org.springframework:spring-context:4.0.0.RELEASE'
compile 'org.springframework:spring-webmvc:4.0.0.RELEASE'
compile 'org.aspectj:aspectjrt:1.7.4'
compile 'javax.inject:javax.inject:1'
compile 'javax.servlet:jstl:1.2'
compile 'org.slf4j:slf4j-api:1.7.5'
compile 'org.slf4j:jcl-over-slf4j:1.7.5'
compile 'org.slf4j:slf4j-log4j12:1.7.5'
compile 'log4j:log4j:1.2.15'
 testCompile 'junit:junit:4.7' 

}

cargo {
containerId = 'tomcat7x’
port = 8080

local {
    homeDir = file('C:/mdi/soft/apache-tomcat-7.0.67')
    output = file('C:/mdi/soft/apache-tomcat-7.0.67/output.log')
}

}
war {
version = ‘’
}