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Get Involved!

Grails has a growing following and if you want to get involved the developers are all nice people (promise!) who are keen to have ideas, code and just about anything contributed. There are a number of ways to get involved with the Grails community, you can:

  • Read Testimonials from Grails users who have experienced Grails first hand!
  • Take a look at the Mailing lists archives and post new questions/ideas to the community!
  • Head over to the Grails Wiki an ever growing knowledge base of information about Grails. Actually, you're already at the Wiki, just click the "Edit" button at the bottom of this page!
  • Get involved in the User Groups, the place where people meet to talk about Groovy and Grails.
  • Come and chat to us on IRC at irc.codehaus.org where most Grails developers can be found in the #groovy room
  • Write a Blog post about Grails, or even a Tutorial! Just talking about your experiences with Grails can either help others get involved or provide constructive feedback to the Grails team.
  • Follow what is happening with Grails now and in the future with the Grails Issue Tracker and on the Roadmap. Or even better checkout the latest commits!
  • Contribute your own Custom Tags that could eventually be included in Grails core!
  • Post some ideas for new Grails features in the development Sandbox. This is the area we where play around with ideas before they are promoted into JIRA issues.
  • Add one of the Grails buttons on the left to your site or blog to help spread the word about Grails
  • Contribute yourself by becoming part of the Grails Team!
  • Try out the forums. There is a German forum http://www.groovy-forum.de and a multilingual forum http://grails-forum.org available.

Join a User Group

There are new Groovy/Grails user groups popping up all the time, below is a list of known user groups. If you run a user group add yours here: