About Clover

Getting Started

If you are new to Clover and want to get it going quickly, try the following:


For help with Ant, see the online Ant manual at http://ant.apache.org/manual/index.html. Also recommended reading is Eric Burke's Top 15 Ant Best Practices.

For Clover troubleshooting information, see the Atlassian Community and Clover Knowledge Base. Still no luck? Raise a ticket for our team.

System Requirements and Supported Platforms

See the Clover-for-Ant Installation Guide and Supported Platforms.

What's New in Clover?

See the Clover Release Notes.


Clover makes use of the following excellent third-party libraries:

Apache Ant The Ant build system.
ANTLR A public domain parser generator.
Apache Commons A set of reusable Java components.
Apache Velocity Template engine used for HTML report generation.
Cajo A lightweight library for multi-machine communication.
FastUtil A library for high-performance operations on primitive types.
Groovy An agile and dynamic language for the Java Virtual Machine.
GSON A library converting Java objects into their JSON representation.
Guava Google's core libraries for collections, caching, primitives support, string processing, I/O etc.
iText (2.0.1) A library for generating PDF documents.
JCommon / JFreeChart An open source library for generating charts.
JDOM A library for accessing, manipulating, and outputting XML data from Java code.
TheJIT An open source toolkit for creating interactive data visualizations.