Exemplary real world backend API built with Golang + Echo
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RealWorld Example App

Golang/Echo codebase containing real world examples (CRUD, auth, advanced patterns, etc) that adheres to the RealWorld spec and API.

Demo    RealWorld

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This codebase was created to demonstrate a fully fledged fullstack application built with Golang/Echo including CRUD operations, authentication, routing, pagination, and more.

Getting started

Install Golang

Please check the official golang installation guide before you start. Official Documentation

Environment Config

make sure your ~/.*shrc have those variable:

➜  echo $GOPATH
➜  echo $GOROOT
➜  echo $PATH

For more info and detailed instructions please check this guide: Setting GOPATH

Install dep


Clone the repository

Clone this repository to your $GOPATH:

➜ git clone https://github.com/xesina/golang-echo-realworld-example-app.git  $GOPATH/src/github.com/xesina/golang-echo-realworld-example-app

Or simply use the following command which will handle cloning the repo:

➜ go get -u -v github.com/xesina/golang-echo-realworld-example-app

Switch to the repo folder

➜ cd $GOPATH/src/github.com/xesina/golang-echo-realworld-example-app

Install dependencies

➜ dep ensure -v


➜ go run main.go


➜ go build


➜ go test ./...