"Back where I belong" by Carl Jones

Long Windows paths (UNC paths) in Go

Lately I have been working a bit with various backup/file tools written in Go, mainly rclone and restic. I noticed that both of them has issues when dealing with long Windows paths, which is quite unfortunate for backup utilities, so I figured that might be a good thing to cover on my blog. This issue…

"Colorful windows" by Dino Quinzani

How to make your Go Applications easy to port

Go is really well suited for cross-platform work. My main development environment is Windows, but I always deploy to Linux-based systems. Therefore I naturally try to avoid things that will get me into trouble.   My attitude towards cross-platform support is that if you consider yourself a serious developer, your code should at least¬†compile on…