Making Golang Packages Thread-safe

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Concurrency is such a foundational capability of the Go language that it is effortless to write code that leverages multiple goroutines, sometimes without even knowing.

As an example, if you’ve ever used the net/http package to create a web service, you’ve used goroutines.

To handle incoming HTTP traffic, the HTTP Server will generate a goroutine for every connection and one…

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Benjamin Cane

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Distinguished Engineer @AmericanExpress building payments systems. Author: https://amzn.to/3kuCFpz, Thoughts, & Opinions are my own.