gccgo - Go compiler, based on the GCC backend

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository Ubuntu Main amd64
Package filename gccgo_6-20160210-1ubuntu1_amd64.deb
Package name gccgo
Package version 6
Package release 20160210-1ubuntu1
Package architecture amd64
Package type deb
Category devel
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers <ubuntu-devel-discuss@lists.ubuntu.com>
Download size 1.04 KB
Installed size 13.00 KB
This is the GNU Go compiler, which compiles Go on platforms supported by
the gcc compiler. It uses the gcc backend to generate optimized code.
This is a dependency package providing the default GNU Go compiler.


Package Version Architecture Repository
gccgo_6-20160210-1ubuntu1_i386.deb 6 i386 Ubuntu Main
gccgo - - -


Name Value
cpp >= 4:5.3.1-1ubuntu1
gcc >= 4:5.3.1-1ubuntu1
gccgo-6 >= 6


Name Value
go-compiler -


Type URL
Mirror archive.ubuntu.com
Binary Package gccgo_6-20160210-1ubuntu1_amd64.deb
Source Package gcc-defaults

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install gccgo deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install gccgo



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