Andrew Gerrand  committed 49b2754

doc: clarify that the displayed tar file name is an example

R=golang-dev, dave, r

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File doc/install.html

 Extract <a href="">the archive</a>
-into <code>/usr/local</code>, creating a Go tree in <code>/usr/local/go</code>:
+into <code>/usr/local</code>, creating a Go tree in <code>/usr/local/go</code>.
+For example:
-tar -C /usr/local -xzf go1.0.2.linux-amd64.tar.gz
+tar -C /usr/local -xzf go1.0.3.linux-amd64.tar.gz
+The name of the archive may differ, depending on the version of Go you are
+installing and your system's operating system and processor architecture.
 (Typically these commands must be run as root or through <code>sudo</code>.)