user3350814 user3350814 - 1 month ago 19
PHP Question

How to run composer.json?

{
"name": "laravel/laravel",
"description": "The Laravel Framework.",
"keywords": ["framework", "laravel"],
"license": "MIT",
"require": {
"laravel/framework": "4.1.*"
},
"autoload": {
"classmap": [
"app/commands",
"app/controllers",
"app/models",
"app/database/migrations",
"app/database/seeds",
"app/tests/TestCase.php"
]
},
"scripts": {
"post-install-cmd": [
"php artisan clear-compiled",
"php artisan optimize"
],
"post-update-cmd": [
"php artisan clear-compiled",
"php artisan optimize"
],
"post-create-project-cmd": [
"php artisan key:generate"
]
},
"config": {
"preferred-install": "dist"
},
"minimum-stability": "stable"
}


I'am executing this in my windows console:

php composer.json create-project test2


I just get the above string and nothing happens? how to properly run the composer.json to create a project?

Answer

You must download composer:

curl -sS https://getcomposer.org/installer | php

or

php -r "readfile('https://getcomposer.org/installer');" | php

and next you should run if you have composer.json file:

composer.phar install

or if you want create new project

composer.phar create-project