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Alexander Neumann joined the show to talk about using to write backup software, solving tough problems like deduplication, scratching your own itch, and other interesting Go projects and news.

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Featuring

Notes and Links

Restic – Backups done right!

Chunker – Implementation of Content Defined Chunking (CDC) in Go


Interesting Go Projects and News

GopherFest 2017 Videos

Go 1.8.3 released

Francesc – State of Go

“…people can change. And if you do it right, you get to watch it happen.” | “I bled to get here. I have the scars to prove it.”


Free Software Friday!

Each week on the show we give a shout out to an open source project or community (or maintainer) that’s made an impact in our day to day developer lives.

Ashley – Kelsey Hightower

Erik – Brendan Gregg

Brian – barista (i3 status bar written in Go!)

Alex – rofi + rofi-pass