Hi, > AFAIK, support for Groovy 1.8.x is not a priority for upstream until > after 1.0 release, so it doesn't make sense to hold Groovy 1.8.x from > entering unstable. The maintainance of this package will continue when > upstream make a suitable release.
A new version a Gradle is being packaged (1.1) which work with Groovy 1.8 but this new release also need new upstream releases of dependencies' packages . So, for Wheezy, I think we have to drop Gradle (and maybe re-add it latter throught backport)  http://lists.debian.org/debian-java/2012/08/msg00062.html -- Damien __ This is the maintainer address of Debian's Java team <http://lists.alioth.debian.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/pkg-java-maintainers>. Please use debian-j...@lists.debian.org for discussions and questions.