proposal: context: new package for standard library · Issue #14660 · golang/go
This is done, so closing. Context lives in package context for now (maybe subject to change yet, but unlikely), and is used by net, net/http, net/http/httptrace, and os/exec for now. The database/sql changes to use Context didn't happen for 1.7.
Writing a very fast cache service with millions of entries in Go
Recently our team has been tasked to write a very fast cache service. The goal was pretty clear but possible to achieve in many ways. Finally we decided to try something new and implement the service in Go. We have described how we did it and what values come from that.
Using Go at The New York Times - YouTube
JP Robinson, senior software engineer at The New York Times, walks through how this team has come to adopt Go for almost all back end development over the la...
runtime: huge page fragmentation on Linux leads to out of memory · Issue #12233 · golang/go · GitHub
I recently upgraded to Go 1.5 from 1.4.2 for a moderately large production service, serving thousands of requests per second. This particular program has been run on every Go version from 1.1 throu...