In this tutorial we will show you how to install Composer on your CentOS 8. For those of you who didn’t know, Composer is a dependency management tool for PHP similar to npm for Node.js and bundle for ruby. It permits you to declare the subordinate libraries your task needs and it will install them in your project for you.
This article assumes you have at least basic knowledge of Linux, know how to use the shell, and most importantly, you host your site on your own VPS. The installation is quite simple. I will show you through the step by step installation Composer in CentOS 8 server.
Install Composer on CentOS 8
Step 1. First let’s start by ensuring your system is up-to-date.
Step 2. Installing Composer on CentOS 8.
First install the PHP CLI package and all other dependencies:
Now we can download the Composer installer:
Run the following command to install Composer in the /usr/local/bin directory:
Verify your installation of Composer on CentOS 8:
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Congratulation’s! You have successfully installed Composer. Thanks for using this tutorial for installing Composer on your CentOS 8 system. For additional help or useful information, we recommend you to check the official composer web site.