Is there something you always wanted to see implemented in Go?

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  • gio-example

    Mirror of the Gio examples repository (

  • gio

    Mirror of the Gio main repository (

    Uses the gioui golang framework that’s here :

  • InfluxDB

    Access the most powerful time series database as a service. Ingest, store, & analyze all types of time series data in a fully-managed, purpose-built database. Keep data forever with low-cost storage and superior data compression.

  • grex

    A command-line tool and Rust library for generating regular expressions from user-provided test cases

    A while ago I was looking for a Go version of this CLI tool

  • jq

    Command-line JSON processor

  • adventofcode

    Advent of Code solutions of 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021 and 2022 in Scala (by sim642)

    It’s not exactly what you asked for but I find to be a fun way to learn a new language. I tried to solve all the puzzles in Rust last year for my first ever Rust project and loved it.

  • GORM

    The fantastic ORM library for Golang, aims to be developer friendly

    Have you tried Gorm?

  • gojq

    Pure Go implementation of jq

    Did you consider embedding some kind of jq?

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  • yaegi

    Yaegi is Another Elegant Go Interpreter

    For building Go binaries from a running Go application, would this fit the bill?

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