Grails Documentation Widget

Posted by: on Jul 31, 2008 | 7 Comments

I finally polished up and released the first version of my Grails documentation widget. I normally don’t dig widgets much but it’s really useful to be able to rapidly jump to the ref docs for a taglib etc without having to go to

Get it here



  1. Marcel Overdijk
    July 31, 2008

    Ah to bad only for Mac ;-(

    Is it possible to run it in IE or FF (Windows machine)?

    Would be nice to port it otherwise.


  2. Andres Almiray
    July 31, 2008

    Pretty nice. Yes a port for another widget system (like Yahoo! widgets or Google widgets) would be great ;-)

  3. Marcel Overdijk
    August 1, 2008

    I started some work in Adobe AIR yesterday. Will see if I can come up with something.

  4. Marc Palmer
    August 1, 2008

    Sorry it’s OS X only guys, but… just get a decent OS :)

  5. Marcel Overdijk
    August 1, 2008

    What about platform independence like Java ;-)

  6. Lucas Teixeira
    August 1, 2008

    Hello Marc! Great widget. Just took its place near my css documentation widget! Thanks a lot!

    Would you consider a little suggestion? How about let the user resize it? It would be nice to get some more space to the widget, specially when we read the documentation and try to view the “View Source” link!




  7. Marcel Overdijk
    August 4, 2008

    Hi guys,

    Just finished a port in Adobe AIR. It’s not a real port as I can’t run the OS X version and see what functionality it includes.

    Have a look at: