It is desirable to have Grails available for customer support. Download the latest version of Grails and extract it to the location where you host applications.
Establish a “GRAILS_HOME” environment variable and update the path to include the “bin” folder of the newly installed Grails.
In terminal invoke the Grails version command as indicated below. If all is well the version information will appear.
archman@archman-Inspiron-5520 ~ $ grails -version | Grails Version: 3.3.| Groovy Version: 2.4.15 | JVM Version: 1.8.0_171
The documentation for this version may be accessed by clicking here.
Open a terminal session at the location were Grails applications are stored for your installation then issue Grails commands.
Mr. Arch Brooks, Software Engineer, Brooks Computing Systems, LLC authored this article.