Go 1.16 Release Candidate 1 is released(go1.16rc1)
Golang team at Google, just released go1.16rc1, a release candidate version of Go 1.16.
It is a cut from
release-branch.go1.16 at the revision tagged
Please try your production load tests and unit tests with the new version.
If any issues with the new version, please report at golang issue tracker https://golang.org/issue/new
Update to go1.16rc1 version
If Go is already installed and to install
go1.16rc1 version use the below go command
$ go get golang.org/dl/go1.16rc1 $ go1.16rc1 download
To download binary and source distributions use the below link https://golang.org/dl/#go1.16rc1
You can find Go 1.16 draft release notes here https://tip.golang.org/doc/go1.16
Official announcement link https://groups.google.com/g/golang-dev/c/OAmbnEX9npQ/m/KvFDg7BlAwAJ