Grails Goodness: Generate Default .gitignore Or .hgignore File

We can use the integrateWith command with Grails to generate for example IDE project files and build system files. We specify via an extra argument the type of files to be generated. We can use this command also to create a .gitignore file with some default settings for files to be ignored in Grails projects.

In the root of our project we have now have a .gitignore file with the following contents:

If we would use Mercurial then we can generate a .hgignore file with the argument --hg:

The .hgignore file has the following contents:

Samples written with Grails 2.3.7.

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My name is Hubert A. Klein Ikkink also known as mrhaki. I work at the great IT company JDriven. Here I work on projects with Groovy & Grails, Gradle and Spring. At JDriven we focus on SpringSource technologies. All colleagues want to learn new technologies, support craftmanship and are very eager to learn. This is truly a great environment to work in. You can contact me via Google+ or @mrhaki.

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