Since the latest Grails versions a Grails wrapper is automatically created when we execute the
create-app command. If we don't want the wrapper to be created we can use the command argument
--skip-wrapper. If later we changed our mind and want the Grails wrapper we can simply run the
wrapper command from our Grails application directory.
Let's run the
create-app command with the
--skip-wrapper argument. If we check the contents of the created directory we see that the wrapper files are not created:
$ grails create-app --skip-wrapper sample $ cd sample $ ls application.properties lib src web-app grails-app scripts test $