Code Climate Golint Engine
codeclimate-golint is a Code Climate engine that wraps Golint. You can run it on your command line using the Code Climate CLI, or on our hosted analysis platform.
Golint is a linter for Go code. Where as Gofmt automatically reformats code, Golint suggests style issues that may need to be addressed.
- If you haven't already, install the Code Climate CLI.
- Add the following to yout Code Climate config:
plugins: golint: enabled: true
- You're ready to analyze! Browse into your project's folder and run
golint binary, you can configure the minimum confidence threshold of
this engine: issues reported by
golint must have a confidence value higher than
the threshold in order to be reported. The default value is
0.8, the same as
golint: you can configure your own threshold in your
plugins: golint: enabled: true config: min_confidence: 0.1
golint doesn't version releases, so in order to get the latest version & force
a new docker image build, we have to update the
This will update the engine version with the latest
golint version. After that
rebuild the image as usually.
For help with Golint, check out their documentation.