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Installing SilverStripe

Getting SilverStripe up and running on your computer and on your web server.

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3.0.5 broken for Composer install


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8 June 2013 at 9:17pm Community Member, 1 Post

I am trying to install using composer. I issue

composer.phar create-project silverstripe/installer .

from my target directory and receive:

Installing silverstripe/installer (3.0.5)
- Installing silverstripe/installer (3.0.5)
Loading from cache

Created project in .
Loading composer repositories with package information
Installing dependencies from lock file
- Installing composer/installers (dev-master v1.0.2)
Cloning v1.0.2

- Installing silverstripe/framework (3.0.5)
Downloading: connection...

The "" file could not be downloaded (HTTP/1.1 404 Not Fo

This link: [url][/url] suggests the problem has existed for a few weeks. Has no one else noticed it?

Can someone fix this please.


9 June 2013 at 5:50pm Forum Moderator, 5511 Posts

This is because of the project rename on github. You should delete your composer cache (~/.composer on UNIX) which should get composer to refetch the references. In the meant time I'd recommend creating new projects on 3.1 as this has dozens of bug fixes and is nearly ready for release.