PHP Laravel - Do not run Composer as root/super user! - Solved

By Hardik Savani January 10, 2022 Category : Laravel

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Few days ago i bought new digitalocean server and installed php, mysql, composer everything, but when i run composer command it says "Do not run Composer as root/super user! See https://getcomposer.org/root for details". you can see as bellow screenshot. this is warning but i want to remove it. i simply found solution to give permission to composer and it works.

So, let' see bellow solution and it will works:

Issue:

Solution:

you need to simply allow permission to super user for composer command.

export COMPOSER_ALLOW_SUPERUSER=1; composer show;

Then you can run composer and it works:

composer

i hope it can help you...

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