# 16.51. cdist-type__go_get(7)¶

## 16.51.1. NAME¶

cdist-type__go_get - Install go packages with go get

## 16.51.2. DESCRIPTION¶

This cdist type allows you to install golang packages with go get. A sufficiently recent version of go must be present on the system.

The object ID is the go package to be installed.

None.

None.

## 16.51.5. EXAMPLES¶

__go_get github.com/prometheus/prometheus/cmd/...

# usually you'd need to require golang from somewhere:
require="__golang_from_vendor" __go_get github.com/prometheus/prometheus/cmd/...


## 16.51.6. AUTHORS¶

Kamila Součková <kamila@ksp.sk>

## 16.51.7. COPYING¶

Copyright (C) 2017 Kamila Součková. You can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.