Tim Raymond


Fetching Private Go Modules

Modules are the future of package distribution in Go. They’re in preview mode now, but in 1.13, they’ll be on by default. For projects that only use public dependencies, they work without a hitch. I’ve found that some additional configuration is necessary if you want a smooth experience using private modules. What follows are my experiences setting up both my local environment to fetch private Go modules and a Docker build environment.