Go - Installation
Local InstallGo programming language, you need the following two software available on your computer
- A text editor
- Go compiler
There are many text editor to type your programs. Examples of text editors include Windows Notepad, OS Edit command, Brief, Epsilon, EMACS, and vim or vi.
The name and version of text editors can vary on different operating systems For example, Notepad is used on Windows, and vim or vi is used on Windows as well as Linux or UNIX.
files you create with the text editor are called source files. contain program source code. The source files for Go programs are typically named with the extension .go
The Go CompilerDownload the latest version of Go installable archive file from Go Downloads. go1.4.windows-amd64.msi. First copied it into C:\>go folder.