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Local Composer for Everyone! A Conference-Friendly Satis Setup

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While preparing my technical materials for WebSummerCamp, I realized my workshop would rely on a fairly stable internet connection, as we'd have a lot of ground to cover and a lot of packages to install. Rather than rely on the gods of live demos, or p...

Drunk with the Power of Composer Plugins

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Composer is the sharpest tool in the toolbox of the modern PHP developer. The days of manual dependency management are in the distant past, and in their place we have wonderful things like Semver. Things that help us sleep at night, because we can upda...

Quick Tip: Set up Drupal 8 with Composer!

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The recommended approach to getting started with Drupal 8 is now via Composer. An official project template has been created for this. We will create our project directly using the template, which is also available on Packagist. To create a new projec...

Watch: PHP Dependencies Made Easy with Composer

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Ever see that commercial where the couple is sitting down to enjoy an on-demand movie and they're suddenly inundated in a sea of movie boxes? If you're a PHP developer, chances are you've had that same feeling (minus the videos bopping your noggin) as...