Author: Eli Bendersky

Optional JSON fields in Go

May 23, 2020 at 06:28 Tags Go One common kind of data stored in a configuration file is options. In this post, I’ll talk about some nuances we have to be aware of when storing options in JSON and unmarshaling them to Go....

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Representing JSON structures in Go

May 16, 2020 at 05:50 Tags Go Following some period of time reading and answering Stack Overflow questions about Go, last year I wrote the Go JSON Cookbook post to summarize some of the common issues with Go and JSON. Since...

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PubSub using channels in Go

The idiomatic way of writing concurrent code in Go is as a collection of goroutines communicating over channels. In my experience, the Publish-subscibe pattern (PubSub) comes up often as a way to structure code. The pattern...

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My Reading Habits

January 02, 2020 at 05:30 Tags Reading In 2019 I’ve finished 63 books, which is a new personal record: I began keeping detailed track of my reading when this blog launched in 2003. In case you’re wondering, the total...

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Diffie-Hellman Key Exchange

This post presents the Diffie-Hellman Key Exchange (DHKE) – an important part of today’s practical cryptography. Whenever you’re accessing an HTTPS website, it’s very likely that your browser and the...

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