webbrowser provides a simple API for opening web pages on your default browser. It's inspired on Python's webbrowser package but lacks some of its features (open new window).
It just opens a webpage, most browsers will open it on a new tab.
Copy & Paste fans:
go get github.com/toqueteos/webbrowser
Import the package (once you have installed it):
Then use the
Need a full blown example? Checkout [examples/simple.go].
No problem! There's alternative libraries that may be better to your needs:
xdg-openimplementation in case you don't have it!
The package is guaranteed to work on
darwin. It also has default support for
netbsd but these three have not been tested yet (that I'm aware of).
It is licensed under the MIT open source license, please see the [LICENSE.txt] file for more information.
Miki Tebeka wrote a nicer version that wasn't on godoc.org when I did this, check it out!.