So, I installed Golang using
apt (inside WSL Ubuntu Linux); created a project outside GOROOT with
go mod init, then want to update to the latest Go version (1.15.5).
The easiest way to do this (as far as I have experimented), is using gvm. (Similarly, Python => pyenv; Node.js => nvm; Ruby => rbenv; Java => SDKman.)
zsh < <(curl -s -S -L https://raw.githubusercontent.com/moovweb/gvm/master/binscripts/gvm-installer) # or bash < <(...)
Then, edit the
I think, knowing this is important, when you are using
go mod, because
go version will then be fixed inside
Actually, VSCode itself can also choose
go version, but much less flexible.