Hi all,

The Groovy development team is happy to announce the joint releases of Groovy 1.8.1 and 1.9-beta-1.

Both releases feature the following improvements and new features:

And the first beta of the upcoming 1.9 line is adding on top of that:

You can learn more about the tickets closed for these issues here:

And of course, you can download Groovy 1.8.1 and Groovy 1.9-beta-1 in our download area.

Keep on groovying!