About GO

Go, also commonly referred to as golang, is a programming language developed at Google in 2007. It is a statically typed language with syntax loosely derived from that of C, adding garbage collection, type safety, some structural typing capabilities, additional built-in types such as variable-length arrays and key-value maps, and a large standard library.

On this environment

On this environment you will find the GO compiler and a simple hello.go code file.

To compile hello.go, fist clean the /var/code directory

go clean

Then you can compile hello.go using the following command

go build hello.go

This will create a new file called hello. To run this executable use the following command


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