Happy Easter!

The second release of 2024 is here! It’s the result of 2 months of work by me and many contributors, aiming on releasing a v2 soon.


  • new: automatically update the description/readme on Docker Hub (only on Pro)
  • new: added goreleaser verify-license command (only on Pro)
  • archives: allow to skip archiving certain GOOS by using none in format_overrides
  • dmg: fix packaging when binary name contains a directory
  • msi: fix packaging when binary name contains a directory
  • homebrew: allow to set headers in an URL
  • homebrew: sync fork before opening PR
  • krew: sync fork before opening PR
  • nix: sync fork before opening PR
  • scoop: sync fork before opening PR
  • winget: sync fork before opening PR
  • nix: update valid licenses with upstream
  • nfpm: signing passphrase improvements, support for compression, fieldsn and predepends on debs
  • git: retry clone if possible
  • release: mark release as a draft, upload all artifacts, then publish it
  • release: allow to delete previously existing artifacts
  • checksums: allow to create one checksum file for each published artifact
  • config: look into .config/goreleaser.ya?ml by default
  • build: support netbsd/arm64
  • release: support project ID in GitLab
  • build: support directory in gomod
  • deprecations: a lot of deprecations, working towards making the configuration file more consistent. Details

As always, bug fixes, dependency updates, housekeeping, and documentation updates are included in this release as well.

Other news

  • GoReleaser now has ~12.9k stars and 380 contributors! Thanks, everyone!
  • We eventually discuss new features in our Discord server.  Join the conversation!
  • nFPM had new releases as well,  check it out.


You can install or upgrade using your favorite package manager, or see the full release notes and download the pre-compiled binaries here and here (for Pro).

Helping out

You can help by reporting issues, contributing features, documentation improvements, and bug fixes. You can also sponsor the project, or get a GoReleaser Pro licence.