Network programming with Go

v1.0, 27 April 2012 An e-book on building network applications using the Google Go programming language (golang)

This book has been revised to cover Go 1. The book is not complete, and also Go is expected to introduce more packages as it evolves.


  1. Architecture

  2. Overview of the Go language

  3. Socket-level Programming

  4. Data serialisation

  5. Application-Level Protocols

  6. Managing character sets and encodings

  7. Security

  8. HTTP

  9. Templates

  10. A Complete Web Server

  11. HTML

  12. XML

  13. Remote Procedure Call

  14. Network Channels

  15. Web Sockets

A PDF is here.

An epub ebook is here.

Copyright © Jan Newmarch,

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