This is how you accomplish step 1 to becoming a Go contributor.
Before we can become Go contributors, the very first step is being able to build Go from source. I followed the official doc and filled in the blanks a bit to figure out how to get everything working.
This post is part of a series from Carolyn Van Slyck called Adventures in Gopher Source. The goal of the series is "for more of the gopher community to become upstream Go contributors."