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golangci-lint is a fast linters runner for Go.

It runs linters in parallel, uses caching, supports YAML configuration, integrates with all major IDEs, and includes over a hundred linters.

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  • Very fast: runs linters in parallel, reuses Go build cache and caches analysis results.
  • ⚙️ YAML-based configuration.
  • 🖥 Integrations with VS Code, Sublime Text, GoLand, GNU Emacs, Vim, GitHub Actions.
  • 🥇 A lot of linters included, no need to install them.
  • 📈 Minimum number of false positives because of tuned default settings.
  • 🔥 Nice output with colors, source code lines and marked identifiers.

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