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Adding an module to your Go program requires registering it in the
For the basics, see: Get started with Go.
However, here’s a simple example for a project called
test-proj running go 1.17:
go mod init
In the above screen shot, I do some things in a non-idiomatic way (e.g., naming the file for my
main.go file as
index.go) to prove a point.
On the left, I have my module. In the middle, I have my
main function which leverages my module (and aliases it as
u). On the right is my
The file structure is visibile on the right and in the terminal we can see that I’m able to run the project with
go run index.go.
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