go has some unique concepts, one of them is a system-wide (user-wide) central
go directory where things “happen” (e.g. modules being downloaded, etc.). For example, if you perform
hugo mod get you essentially perform
go mod get, which then downloads required modules … into your
$GOROOT/something, I really don’t quite get it, and I don’t care unless it stops working. Which it did.
You often read “Just look into $GOPATH and see if it’s there”. Unfortunately I never set the value so there is no environment variable. The default of
$HOME/go does not exist on my mac. Now what?
Thanks to 0x434d53 I now know to do this, which prints the values used by