My company started using Go for some services and currently there is only one person that is familiar with the language. This means nobody is reviewing the code and nobody can contribute or fix stuff if it is necessary. To fix this, I have decided to learn Go.
The install steps might change depending on your operating system, so you are probably better reading the official documentation. I’m going to show the steps I followed to install on my system just as an example.
I’m running a Fedora machine so I downloaded the binary from the downloads page and extracted it to a folder. The next step is to add the Go binaries to the path. You can achieve this by adding two lines to ~/.bashrc: