I just tried using the giter8 template for Play/Scala and it failed:
$ sbt new playframework/play-scala-seed.g8 [info] Loading settings for project global-plugins from idea.sbt,sbt-dependency-graph.sbt,sbt-fresh.sbt,sbt-dependency-check.sbt ... [info] Loading global plugins from /Users/huntc/.sbt/1.0/plugins [info] Updating ProjectRef(uri("file:/Users/huntc/.sbt/1.0/plugins/"), "global-plugins")... [info] Done updating. [warn] There may be incompatibilities among your library dependencies. [warn] Run 'evicted' to see detailed eviction warnings [info] Set current project to openj9-container-test (in build file:/Users/huntc/Desktop/openj9-container-test/) [info] Set current project to openj9-container-test (in build file:/Users/huntc/Desktop/openj9-container-test/) This template generates a Play Scala project name [play-scala-seed]: organization [com.example]: Exiting due to error in the template: /var/folders/7g/ftd7sqz132zcfj_rlpb6xpw00000gn/T/giter8-45745514827859 File: /var/folders/7g/ftd7sqz132zcfj_rlpb6xpw00000gn/T/giter8-45745514827859/src/main/g8/build.gradle, 59:71: mismatched input '.' expecting LPAREN
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