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Grails is an Open Source, full stack, web application framework for the JVM. It takes advantage of the Groovy programming language and convention over configuration to provide a productive and stream-lined development experience. Learn more

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Grails 2.4 M1 Released

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Grails 2.4 Milestone 1 has been released. This is the first milestone in the 2.4.x release and includes updates to Groovy 2.2, Spring 4, Asset Pipeline plugin support and enhanced support for static c... Read more


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