The Goby Programming LanguagePublished on 31 March 2019 (Updated: 02 May 2020)
According to the GitHub project, Goby, formerly known as Rooby, is a Ruby-like language written in Go. The goal of the language is to provide a small environment for building microservices and API servers.
- Concurrency Support
- Builtin Multi-threaded Server
- Plugin System
For anyone who would like to give the language a try, Goby can be installed and ran in REPL mode with the following commands:
brew tap goby-lang/goby brew install goby goby -i
Alternatively, you can try running all the sample code snippets using the samplerunner script included in the repo:
./samplerunner.sh run -l goby
Feel free to browse some of the articles in the following section to see the language in action.
- Hello World in Goby on 30 March 2019 by Jeremy Grifski
- Hello World in Goby on The Renegade Coder