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re: For me the biggest red flag is that performance-critical projects such as Traefik, CockroachDB and dgraph are in golang. I understand how things wh...

Don't throw in all in one bucket. For sure you can write CockroachDB in Go, but you can't write memcached in Go, because for this task GC would be noticable. You can write a lot in Go, but there are still performance critical tasks which need to be done in non GC languages, like caches, kernels etc

Unless we are talking about non-stop GC, like in Ponylang

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