Installing & Verifying GO in VS at MAC

go mod init hello
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package main
import "fmt"
func main() {
var companies = [4]string{"Amazon", "Microsoft", "Yahoo", "Google"}
fmt.Println("Array of Strings is: ", companies)
var intArrays [5]int
intArrays[0] = 78
intArrays[1] = 85
intArrays[2] = 91
intArrays[3] = 93
intArrays[4] = 97
fmt.Println("Array of Integers is: ", intArrays)
fmt.Println("Size of IntegersArray is: ", len(intArrays))
fmt.Println("Size of StringArray is: ", len(companies))
go run <NAME_OF_FILE.go>
go run .
go build .
  • Upon performing the build operation, note that compiled binary file specifically designed for MAC operating-system, has been generated with name “hello”.
  • We can execute this executable binary directly ONLY at this particular OS i.e. MAC and it shall NOT work on Windows.



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aditya goel

aditya goel

Software Engineer for Big Data distributed systems