(Quick Reference)



Generate the Grails wrapper.


grails wrapper --wrapperDir=grailsWrapper
grails wrapper --wrapperDir=grailsWrapper --distributionUrl=http://dist.springframework.org.s3.amazonaws.com/milestone/GRAILS/

On Windows arguments may need to be quoted, as in...

grails wrapper "--wrapperDir=grailsWrapper"

See the Wrapper Documentation for more details.


  • wrapperDir - Directory where wrapper support files are installed relative to project root (defaults to wrapper)
  • distributationUrl - URL to the directory where the release may be downloaded from if necessary (defaults to http://dist.springframework.org.s3.amazonaws.com/release/GRAILS/)

Fired Events:

  • InstallWrapperStart - Start generating the wrapper
  • InstallWrapperEnd - Finished generating the wrapper
  • StatusUpdate - When the plugin list is being refreshed
  • StatusError - When there was an error generating the wrapper