We have just released go1.17rc1, a release candidate version of Go 1.17.
It is cut from release-branch.go1.17 at the revision tagged go1.17rc1.
Please try your production load tests and unit tests with the new version.
Your help testing these pre-release versions is invaluable.
Report any problems using the issue tracker:https://golang.org/issue/new
If you have Go installed already, the easiest way to try go1.17rc1
is by using the go command:
$ go get golang.org/dl/go1.17rc1
$ go1.17rc1 download
You can download binary and source distributions from the usual place:https://golang.org/dl/#go1.17rc1
To find out what has changed in Go 1.17, read the draft release notes:https://tip.golang.org/doc/go1.17
Cherry and Dmitri for the Go team