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|Last updated:||26 Jun 2023|
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This guide is intended to get you up and running with this tool quickly with the most common settings. For a thorough review of all options, refer to the official documentation.
Go is an open source programming language.
Go is available for a variety of operating systems and Linux distributions and has multiple ways to install it.
This article provides a quick solution to install Go for Ubuntu on Arm.
Confirm you are using an Arm machine by running:
The output should be:
If you see a different result, you are not using an Arm computer running 64-bit Linux.
The easiest way to install Go for Ubuntu on Arm is to download a release, extract it, and setup your
PATH environment variable.
Download a Go release:
Extract the release to
sudo tar -C /usr/local -xzf ./go1.20.5.linux-arm64.tar.gz
Add the path to
go in your
echo 'export PATH="$PATH:/usr/local/go/bin"' >> ~/.bashrc source ~/.bashrc
go is installed by printing the version:
The output should print the version:
go version go1.20.5 linux/arm64
You are ready to use the Go programming language on your Arm machine running Ubuntu.
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