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Creating a Hello World in Go with Zed πŸ™‹β€β™‚οΈπŸŒŽ

Zed is a high-performance code editor (IDE) πŸš€ developed by the creators of Atom and Tree-sitter.

It is currently available in beta and is exclusive to Mac users 🍎.

πŸ“ŒThis tutorial considers that you already have Go configured on your machine, if you don't already have it, do it right now: Installing Go.

To create a Hello World in Go just follow the steps below:

  1. Create a file called main.go, then put the code below in it:
package main

import "fmt"

func main() {
    fmt.Println("Hello, world!")
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  1. Open the terminal and execute the go run main.go command as shown in the image below:

Hello world in terminal

...And a new Hello world has just been born πŸ₯³πŸŽ‰.

Although Zed is still in a beta version, it already has several cool features, such as collaboration with your team in integration with GitHub and others…

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