Using Travis CI

Travis CI is a hosted service for continuous integration. It is very tightly coupled to GitHub (which is why you will need a Git repository on GitHub to actually use Travis CI). It is free to use for open source projects, which, together with its good GitHub integration, makes it the go-to choice for many popular projects. For building private GitHub projects, there is a paid usage model.

The configuration of your Travis build is done by a .travis.yml file that needs to be present at the root level of your repository. Basically, this file can look like this:

language: go 
  - 1.6 
  - 1.7 
  - 1.8   - 1.9
install: true 
  - go build 

The language property describes which programming language your project ...

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