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  • 1.0.0-alpha4 (2012-07-04)

    • Break: The default minimum-stability is now stable, read more
    • Break: Custom installers now receive the IO instance and a Composer instance in their constructor
    • Schema: Added references for dev versions, requiring dev-master#abcdef for example will force the abcdef commit
    • Schema: Added support key with some more metadata (email, issues, forum, wiki, irc, source)
    • Schema: Added != operator for version constraints in require/require-dev
    • Added a recommendation for package names to be lower-cased/with-dashes, it will be enforced for new packages on Pacakgist
    • Added require command to add a package to your requirements and install it
    • Added a whitelist to update. Calling composer update foo/bar foo/baz allows you to update only those packages
    • Added support for overriding repositories in the system config (define repositories in ~/.composer/config.json)
    • Added lib-* packages to the platform repository, e.g. lib-pcre contains the pcre version
    • Added caching of GitHub metadata (faster startup time with custom GitHub VCS repos)
    • Added caching of SVN metadata (faster startup time with custom SVN VCS repos)
    • Added support for file:// URLs to GitDriver
    • Added --self flag to the show command to display the infos of the root package
    • Added --dev flag to create-project command
    • Added --no-scripts to install and update commands to avoid triggering the scripts
    • Added COMPOSER_ROOT_VERSION env var to specify the version of the root package (fixes some edge cases)
    • Added support for multiple custom installers in one package
    • Added files autoloading method which requires files on every request, e.g. to load functional code
    • Added automatic recovery for lock files that contain references to rewritten (force pushed) commits
    • Improved PEAR repositories support and package.xml extraction
    • Improved and fixed the output of various commands
    • Fixed the order of installation of requirements (they are always installed before the packages requiring them)
    • Cleaned up / refactored the dependency solver code as well as the output for unsolvable requirements
    • Various bug fixes and docs improvements
  • 1.0.0-alpha3 (2012-05-13)

    • Schema: Added require-dev for development-time requirements (tests, etc), install with --dev
    • Schema: Added author.role to list the author's role in the project
    • Schema: Added minimum-stability + @<stability> flags in require for restricting packages to a certain stability
    • Schema: Removed recommend
    • Schema: suggest is now informational and can use any description for a package, not only a constraint
    • Break: vendor/.composer/autoload.php has been moved to vendor/autoload.php, other files are now in vendor/composer/
    • Added caching of repository metadata (faster startup times & failover if packagist is down)
    • Added removal of packages that are not needed anymore
    • Added include_path support for legacy projects that are full of require_once statements
    • Added installation notifications API to allow better statistics on Composer repositories
    • Added support for proxies that require authentication
    • Added support for private github repositories over https
    • Added autoloading support for root packages that use target-dir
    • Added awareness of the root package presence and support for it's provide/replace/conflict keys
    • Added IOInterface::isDecorated to test for colored output support
    • Added validation of licenses based on the SPDX registry
    • Improved repository protocol to have large cacheable parts
    • Fixed various bugs relating to package aliasing, proxy configuration, binaries
    • Various bug fixes and docs improvements
  • 1.0.0-alpha2 (2012-04-03)

    • Added create-project command to install a project from scratch with composer
    • Added automated classmap autoloading support for non-PSR-0 compliant projects
    • Added human readable error reporting when deps can not be solved
    • Added support for private GitHub and SVN repositories (use --no-interaction for CI)
    • Added "file" downloader type to download plain files
    • Added support for authentication with svn repositories
    • Added autoload support for PEAR repositories
    • Improved clones from GitHub which now automatically select between git/https/http protocols
    • Improved validate command to give more feedback
    • Improved the search & show commands output
    • Removed dependency on filter_var
    • Various robustness & error handling improvements, docs fixes and more bug fixes
  • 1.0.0-alpha1 (2012-03-01)

    • Initial release
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