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Tag: Grails

Grails and dynamic controller names in UrlMappings

I was creating some REST web services and I needed to map a URL like “/api/1.0/recipes” to a controller called RecipesRestController. It took me a while to work out how to generate a dynamic controller name from the request path. The trick is not to use $controller, it doesn’t seem to work, so instead I renamed it $aController.

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