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In this download area, you will be able to download the distribution (binary and source), the Windows installer (for some of the versions) and the documentation for Groovy.

Groovy 2.1

Groovy 2.1 is the latest official major version of Groovy


In addition to the stable and milestone releases you can find intermediate SNAPSHOT releases at the codehaus snapshot maven repository.

Other ways to get Groovy


GVM (the Groovy enVironment Manager)

This tool makes installing Groovy on any Bash platform (Mac OSX, Linux, Cygwin, Solaris or FreeBSD) very easy.

Simply open a new terminal and enter:

$ curl -s | bash

Follow the instructions on-screen to complete installation.

Open a new terminal or type the command:

$ source "$HOME/.gvm/bin/"

Then install the latest stable Groovy:

$ gvm install groovy

After installation is complete and you've made it your default version, test it with:

$ groovy -version

That's all there is to it!

Other ways to get Groovy

If you're on MacOS and have Homebrew installed, you can run "brew install groovy" to install Groovy.

If you're on MacOS and have MacPorts installed, you can run "sudo port install groovy" to install the latest Groovy release.