While building telegraf in my local machine observed that it downloads dependencies from many other sites, wondering if there is any roadmap to manage dependencies by using vendor folder in coming releases?
You can download the dependencies once with
make deps, and then afterwards you build with
make telegraf. Just make sure you update the dependencies if the Godeps file changes.
We will probably use the vendor directory in the future but the dependencies themselves are unlikely to be added to the repo.
I just saw your other comment about using version 1.2.1, in this version the makefile targets to use are
make prepare and