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Android Build a Weather App (2015) Networking Adding a Third-Party Dependency

Ramesh Ram
Ramesh Ram
3,340 Points

We want to add a third-party library from Treehouse to this app called TreeHttp. Add the following line to appropriate p

not getting

apply plugin: 'com.android.application'

android {
    compileSdkVersion 21
    buildToolsVersion "21.1.2"

    defaultConfig {
        applicationId "teamtreehouse.com.stormy"
        minSdkVersion 14
        targetSdkVersion 21
        versionCode 1
        versionName "1.0"

    buildTypes {
        release {
            minifyEnabled false
            proguardFiles getDefaultProguardFile('proguard-android.txt'), 'proguard-rules.pro'

dependencies {
    compile fileTree(dir: 'libs', include: ['*.jar'])
    compile 'com.android.support:appcompat-v7:21.0.2'
TreeHttpClient client = new TreeHttpClient();

3 Answers

Seth Kroger
Seth Kroger
56,403 Points

You're given the line compile 'com.teamtreehouse.treehttp:treehttp:1.0.0' to put in the build.gradle file to add the library to your app. It should go inside the dependencies block with the other two compile statements.

still not getting it

dependencies { compile fileTree(dir: 'libs', include: ['*.jar']) compile 'com.android.support:appcompat-v7:21.0.2' compile 'com.teamtreehouse.treehttp:treehttp:1.0.0' }