Is Go suitable for a highspeed packet filter

Original post I want to do a project that requires me to filter packets from a highspeed ethernet connection at around a rate of 600Mb/s. I am new to go but a co-worker recommended I would use go. I quickly found on the internet...

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Cryptopals Set 1 Challenges – My attempt with Go

Original post Hi, Been a long time lurker here, but didn’t do anything in Go previously. I chose to do the crypto challenges on https://cryptopals.com using Go recently, so here are my attempts on cracking Set 1. Since...

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Casting in if comma ok block

Original post In the below code I would have expected Go to panic when “name” is not in the map because it would try and cast nil to string but it actually runs fine. I would assume this has something to do with...

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Go Recommendation Projects

Original post Hi all, I am fairly new to Golang. I wanted to checkout other Golang projects (amazing and resourceful) and learn about Golang possibilities for side prodject. I would love to see any Golang project built by...

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Context-Bound Distributed Workers?

Original post I am currently designing a system from which I think there should already be solutions out there and I just don’t use the right terms to find them, so I thought I would dump the intention here and hope that...

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Where should I look to build an LRU disk based cache?

Original post I have a situation where I have an externally mounted drive and ephemeral VM’s, so I can’t just keep things in memory. What’s a good way to do this? Have an SQLite DB that I use to update when an asset has been...

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Calling methods in a list of objects

Original post Hi Everyone, I have a list of objects of the same type (say library objects), and I need to call a function like this libraryObj01.reserve(). But, if the function call to the first object fails, then I need to call...

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Looking for good web backend development resource

Original post Hi all, The last few weeks I have been experimenting with building a slack bot and some scripts in golang. I’ve been looking to build a simple client management web app that needed to do the following: Login...

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Code Republic USA: Rust vs Go – Meetup

Original post Hi reddit family, I’m hosting a Meetup next week on December 10th 5:30 EST. (I hope it’s okay to post this here) My meetups have one rule and that’s no selling. These are purely fun and...

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