SBT plugin that can check maven repositories for dependency updates
Scala

README.md

sbt-updates Build Status

Display your SBT project's dependency updates.

Requirements

SBT 0.13.5 and later

Note: use version 0.1.0 for SBT 0.11.x, version 0.1.6 for SBT 0.12.x, version 0.1.7 for SBT 0.13.0-0.13.2.

Installation

Stable version

Add the following line to one of these files:

  • The project-specific file at project/sbt-updates.sbt
  • Your global file at ~/.sbt/0.13/plugins/sbt-updates.sbt
addSbtPlugin("com.timushev.sbt" % "sbt-updates" % "0.1.10")

Snapshot version

Choose one of versions available on BinTray or the latest one. Add the following lines to one of these files:

  • The project-specific file at project/sbt-updates.sbt
  • Your global file at ~/.sbt/0.13/plugins/sbt-updates.sbt
resolvers += Resolver.url("rtimush/sbt-plugin-snapshots", new URL("https://dl.bintray.com/rtimush/sbt-plugin-snapshots/"))(Resolver.ivyStylePatterns)
addSbtPlugin("com.timushev.sbt" % "sbt-updates" % "0.1.9-6-g5a7705c")

Note, that snapshots are not updated automatically.

Tasks

  • dependencyUpdates: show a list of project dependencies that can be updated,
  • dependencyUpdatesReport: writes a list of project dependencies to a file.

Settings

  • dependencyUpdatesReportFile: report file location, target/dependency-updates.txt by default.
  • dependencyUpdatesExclusions: filter matching dependencies that should be excluded from update reporting.
  • dependencyUpdatesFailBuild: dependencyUpdates task will fail a build if updates found.
  • dependencyAllowPreRelease: when enabled, pre-release dependencies will be reported as well.

Exclusions

You can exclude some modules from update checking:

dependencyUpdatesExclusions := moduleFilter(organization = "org.scala-lang")

Example

> dependencyUpdates
[info] Found 3 dependency updates for test-project
[info]   ch.qos.logback:logback-classic : 0.8   -> 0.8.1 -> 0.9.30 -> 1.0.13
[info]   org.scala-lang:scala-library   : 2.9.1 -> 2.9.3 -> 2.10.3
[info]   org.slf4j:slf4j-api            : 1.6.4 -> 1.6.6 -> 1.7.5