gvt alternatives and similar packages
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Do you think we are missing an alternative of gvt or a related project?
gvt was a minimalistic Go vendoring tool made for the
vendor/ folder (once known as the
It was based on gb-vendor by Dave Cheney.
Since Go 1.11, the
go tool supports modules, a native solution to the dependency problem.
go tool understands
gvt manifest files, so you just have to run
GO111MODULE=on go mod init GO111MODULE=on go mod vendor
to migrate and still populate the
vendor/ folder for backwards compatibility.
Modules support is experimental in 1.11, but it will probably serve you better than gvt would.
— So long, and thanks for all the fish!