Why are my Go executable files so large? Size visualization of Go executables using D3 by

@blainsmith I built a static version of my Go program ... the binary was smaller than the dynamic linked one ...

@blainsmith A reasonably simple bot for Discord, that checks the currently-playing track from an AirTime streaming audio server, and updates a _now-playing_ message on various servers. Maintains the last 5 tracks, so people have a different method to figure out what they were listening to a few minutes ago.

It was a project for me to learn some Go, and benefits from a light level of concurrency. Would have been a linear program if I'd written it in some other language I expect.

External dependencies are minimal, discordgo is basically all.

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