Go Vendoring Use golang/dep


golang/dep is a prototype dependency management tool. Soon to be an official versioning tool. Current status Alpha.


Get the tool via

$ go get -u github.com/golang/dep/...

Typical usage on a new repo might be

$ dep init
$ dep ensure -update

To update a dependency to a new version, you might run

$ dep ensure github.com/pkg/errors@^0.8.0

Note that the manifest and lock file formats have now been finalized. These will remain compatible even as the tool changes.