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I tried to build go from the sources. I followed the instruction from
** What version of Go are you using (go version)?
go version go1.4.2 linux/amd64
** What operating system and processor architecture are you using?
fedora 20 (Linux 3.19.8-100.fc20.x86_64 )
** What did you do?
I did the steps as described by the installation-from-source webpage.
** What did you see?
The tests failed which means, the installation failed. The following steps
Building Go toolchain using/ home/msteffen/go1.4.
Building go_bootstrap for host, linux/amd64.
Building packages and commands for linux/amd64.
The following section of the installation failed, namely the testing
which resulted in
2015/10/03 14:54:11 Failed: exit status 1
** Go Versions:
I made the above attempt for
both gave the same error
The compilation of go1.5 was using go1.4.2 (which is shipped with my fedora version) and I also tried to use go1.4 (where I downloaded the binaries and moved them to ~/go1.4). In
However, when I did
that one went through, i.e., the go1.4 version, I was able to build from the sources.
I wouldn't worry about that gdb failure. If you temporarily remove gdb, the test will be skipped.
Yeah, I'm aorry about the workaround. As you probably know gdb and go don't
On Sat, 3 Oct 2015 11:32 Martin Steffen email@example.com wrote: