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Go (Golang) for beginners

Because I might not be the only newbie in the Go world this year, I've decided to document here all the information I gathered. Install Go Go installation is pretty well documented on the   official Golang page  but it can be summarized to: Downloading the binary matching your OS and architecture from  the golang download p age wget Extracting the software (/usr/local/go seems to be the recommended location) tar -C /usr/local -xzf go1.9.2.linux-amd64.tar.gz Creating your Workspace Go workspace is the place where you put your source code and where the go packages/tools will be downloaded. mkdir $HOME/go In this directory, create a src subdirectory where you'll place all your code. mkdir $HOME/go/src Setting the environment variables Setting  GOPATH ( export GOPATH=$HOME/go ) to point to your workspace. Then your path PATH ( export PATH=$PATH:/usr/local/go/bin:$GOPATH/bin )  For a system-wide