Failed Building Android with DexBuilder For Debug

Ionic Info:

   ionic (Ionic CLI)  : 4.3.0 (/usr/local/lib/node_modules/ionic)
   Ionic Framework    : ionic-angular 3.9.2
   @ionic/app-scripts : 3.1.9


   cordova (Cordova CLI) : 8.1.2 (cordova-lib@8.1.1)
   Cordova Platforms     : android 6.4.0
   Cordova Plugins       : cordova-plugin-ionic-keyboard 2.1.3, cordova-plugin-ionic-webview 1.2.1, (and 15 other plugins)


   NodeJS : v8.12.0 (/usr/local/bin/node)
   npm    : 6.4.1
   OS     : macOS Sierra
   Xcode  : Xcode 8.3.2 Build version 8E2002

While trying to build an android platform in ionic after updating android studio this error started showing up.

FAILURE: Build failed with an exception.

What went wrong:
Execution failed for task ’:transformClassesWithDexBuilderForDebug’. >

Failed to process /.gradle/caches/modules-2/files-2.1/com.squareup.okhttp3/okhttp/3.13.1/b49cf3799bd473199e96c4fb9987e9e08395a1c0/okhttp-3.13.1.jar

nope, it didn’t solve my issue, but editing build.gradle file and modifying these options solved it.

compileOptions {
       sourceCompatibility JavaVersion.VERSION_1_8
       targetCompatibility JavaVersion.VERSION_1_8

thank you :slight_smile:

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