This project is not meant for re-use.
It is open source to make it easy to contribute. We provide no support if you want to run your own, and will do breaking changes without notice.
Check out Private Packagist if you want to host your own packages.
These steps are provided for development purposes only.
- PHP for the web app
- Symfony CLI to run the web server
- MySQL for the main data store
- Redis for some functionality (favorites, download statistics)
- git / svn / hg depending on which repositories you want to support
Clone the repository
Create 2 databases:
packagist- for the web app
packagist_test- for running the tests
composer install npm install
The composer install will prompt you for the database connection details on first install.
Setup the database:
Start the web server:
Run a CRON job
bin/console packagist:run-workersto make sure packages update.
npm run buildor
npm run devto build (or build&watch) css/js files.
You should now be able to access the site, create a user, etc.
You can get test data by running the fixtures:
This will create 100 packages from packagist.org, update them from GitHub, populate them with fake download stats, and assign a user named
dev) as their maintainer.