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Build does not contain a main function

This usually happens if you're trying to build a library or if you didn't setup the builds.main section in your .goreleaser.yaml and your main.go is not in the root folder.

Here's an example error:

   ⨯ build failed after 0.11s error=build for foo does not contain a main function

Learn more at https://goreleaser.com/errors/no-main

If you are building a library

Add something like this to your config:

# .goreleaser.yaml
builds:
- skip: true

If your main.go is not in the root folder

Add something like this to your config:

# .goreleaser.yaml
builds:
- main: ./path/to/your/main/pkg/

For more info, check the builds documentation.

If you ran goreleaser outside the root of the project

Run goreleaser in the root of the project.