Monthly Archives: October 2013

How to Port the Elasticsearch-Plugin to Grails 2.3.0 and Hibernate 4.x

If you want to use Grails 2.3.0 and Hibernate 4.x, you will notice that a lot of the Grails plugins cannot be used, because they depend on Hibernate 3.x. One of these candidates is the Grails ElasticSearch plugin. Here I … Continue reading

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Grails Plugin-Development Recap

I am using Grails 2.3.0 and Hibernate4 in my project. As a downside, I struggle with a lot of plugins, which are not yet ready for Grails 2.3.0. The plugins need some modifications and I a recap in plugin development. … Continue reading

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How to Install the Searchable Plugin with Grails 2.3.x and Hibernate 4.x

If you like to use the famous searchable plugin (ver. 0.6.4) with Grails 2.3.0 and Hibernate 4.x and you follow the standard installation instruction, then you will end with the following error: and you are stuck.

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How to Solve Grails: Error generating web.xml file

If you get this error: and a clean or refresh-dependencies do not help, then delete ./target and its sub-directories. HTH to save you some time.

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ElasticSearch Plugin, Grails 2.3.0 and Hibernate 4.x

If you want to use the Elasticsearch plugin with Grails 2.3.0 and Hibernate 4.x as I do, be warned. AFAIK, the Elasticsearch plugin depends on Hibernate 3 and Hibernate 4.x is not backwards compatible.

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Grails Search: Searchable Plugin, Solr, Elasticsearch, Hibernate Search – What is best?

Fortunately, there exist several approaches and plugins to realize a search in Grails: Searchable Plugin Hibernate Search Plugin Elasticsearch Plugin Solr Plugin Search in Grails was a topic on the GR8Conf Europe 2013. If you ever wondered, which one is … Continue reading

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