Archive for July 18th, 2011

This Week in Grails (2011-28)

Monday, July 18th, 2011

This week was a bit quieter than previous, I suppose due to vacations and other summer-related distractions. One place that has seen a steady stream of activity is The questions tagged with Grails and Groovy have increased quite a bit in the past few months.

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There were 4 new plugins released:

  • gchimp version 0.2.6. An interface for the MailChimp 1.2. API
  • jesque version 0.1. Groovier approach to using jesque
  • jesque-web version 0.1. Web interface to view and manage jesque queues, jobs and workers
  • rollback-on-exception version 0.1. Initiate rollback on any exception in a grails service marked as transactional.

and 10 updated plugins:

  • cloud-foundry version 1.0.1. Integrates Cloud Foundry’s cloud deployment services to manage the running of Grails applications in the cloud from the command line
  • cloud-foundry-ui version 1.0.1. Provides a basic monitoring UI for Cloud Foundry applications
  • constraints version 0.6.0. Allows you to create custom domain Constraints for validating Domain objects
  • force-response-download version 0.1.2. Forces the browser to open a dialog for downloading content produced within controller actions
  • freemarker-tags version 0.7.0. Use Grails Dynamic Tag Libraries as Freemarker directives
  • grails-melody version 1.6. Integrates the JavaMelody system monitoring tool
  • remote-pagination version 0.2.6. Provides tags for pagination and to sort columns without page refresh using Ajax and loads only the list of objects needed
  • serializable-session version 0.3. Enforces that the session will only accept serializable objects
  • twitter4j version 0.2. Send and receive Twitter messages using the twitter4j library
  • viaboxx-dbmigrate version 1.3.0. Setup and migrate the database of your project

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