No efforts yet, but:
You can just craete global directory, say "/usr/share/php/composer", add a
composer.json and instlal the code there. Add this directoy to the include
path and then "require "vendor/.composer/autoload.php"; and you are good to
On Wed, Jan 25, 2012 at 1:33 PM, Pádraic Brady <padraic.br...@gmail.com>wrote:
> Hi all,
> More a general query than anything, as some of you know I've been
> interested (not obsessed to the point of mentioning it every other
> second...no...not at all) in having something like composer work on a
> global install basis as an alternative to PEAR.
> Are there any Composer-related efforts ongoing in that direction that
> I could make contact with? Failing that, would anyone mind if I did a
> little prototyping along those lines that relied on Composer?
> Obviously, it's preferable to work with an existing effort than spin
> off another one in the nether regions of Github ;).
> All the best,
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