Homebrew with Private Repo Release Downloads

Custom tooling is very helpful in any software engineering group. Making the lives of others inside of your organization easier by automating common and shared problems can help everyone get more work done. But, providing these tools to our internal users is not always easy. Especially when a we fix bugs or add new features, internal users might not know that there is a new version available to download. »

Private GitHub repos and go get

Go is currently my favorite language to write services and tools in and we’re starting to use it at my company. As with most companies, the majority of the code we write is currently kept private and we’ve decided to use GitHub as our host. Since we’re using Go, we would like to keep the standard workflow of pulling in dependencies using go get but with private GitHub repos this doesn’t automatically work. »