TIL: standalone linters for Go

Tom Deneire
2 min readJul 7, 2023
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Standalone linting

Today I looked at some option for standalone linting of Go code. What I mean by that is linting that is not done in an editor or IDE like Goland. Not that there’s anything wrong with that — Goland has really good linting, so I’ve seen — but I like to use linting independently, as part of the build process, and also capture the output.

go vet