Go by Example
Content and build toolchain for Go by Example, a site that teaches Go via annotated example programs.
The Go by Example site is built by extracting code and comments from source files in
examplesand rendering them via the
templatesinto a static
publicdirectory. The programs implementing this build process are in
tools, along with dependencies specified in the
publicdirectory can be served by any static content system. The production site uses S3 and CloudFront, for example.
To build the site you'll need Go installed. Run:
To build continuously in a loop:
To see the site locally:
http://127.0.0.1:8000/in your browser.
To upload the site:
$ export AWS_ACCESS_KEY_ID=... $ export AWS_SECRET_ACCESS_KEY=... $ tools/upload
This work is copyright Mark McGranaghan and licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License.
Contributor translations of the Go by Example site are available in: