Symfony2 installation tip

March 11, 2012 | In: framework, install, installation, setup, symfon2, symfony

After you download Symfony2 distribution here , extract it to your document root.

Once extracted, you will have ‘Symfony’ folder, what you should do next is to install the required ‘vendors’:

$ php bin/vendors install

But before you run that php-cli command above, edit first the file named ‘deps’ and change all instances of ‘http’ into ‘git’ :


This will save you from headache of “failed to open stream: No such file or directory” error because the third-party libraries are not properly fetched and installed.

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