nginxgolangRequirements

  • Basic knowledge of UNIX.
  • FreeBSD x64 with Nginx installed.

Install Tools

You will need several programs that are not shipped with FreeBSD. Run the following command to install them:

pkg install nano wget git mercurial bzr

Download and Install Golang

Download golang by running the following set of commands:

cd /tmp
wget https://storage.googleapis.com/golang/go1.3.3.freebsd-amd64.tar.gz
tar -C /usr/local -xzf go1.3.3.freebsd-amd64.tar.gz

Check out the full instructions here: https://www.vultr.com/docs/nginx-reverse-proxy-and-golang-setup-on-freebsd