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doc: document the way the tools work #11854
Nowhere is it explained how go build constructs software: how the compiler and linker run, where files are placed, how test builds its code, and so on. There should be an implementation and explanation document outlining this process. Such a document would also help someone who must use Go from within an existing software construction system.
Not everyone is aware that go build is a wrapper for other tools. Mention this in the text for go help build so people using other build systems won't just wrap go build, which is usually a mistake (it doesn't do incremental builds by default, for instance). Update #11854. Change-Id: I759f91f23ccd3671204c39feea12a3bfaf9f0114 Reviewed-on: https://go-review.googlesource.com/12625 Reviewed-by: Ian Lance Taylor <email@example.com>