Delay a Grails controller’s response

Sometimes, for testing or development, you need to slow down an ajax response from the server.
In the Grails framework, to delay a controller’s response, do the following:

In the action you want to delay, insert:


as in:

def index() {
	... do some work...
	render ... some response

where 5000 is the milliseconds you want to delay by.

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