[horde] Cannot install Horde with composer on openSUSE 15.4
admin at beckspaced.com
Sun Feb 19 09:34:02 UTC 2023
Am 17.02.2023 um 18:16 schrieb Brent:
> Quoting Ferdinand Gruber <fer.grub at yahoo.de>:
>> Am 16.02.23 um 10:22 schrieb Admin Beckspaced:
>>> I encountered an issue with running composer as root.
>>> Do not run Composer as root/super user! See
>>> https://getcomposer.org/root for details
>>> Continue as root/super user [yes]?
>>> If I just confirmed with yes and run composer the horde installation
>>> was not working properly.
>>> Seems like some plugins were disabled as mentioned here:
>>> If I then instead do 'export COMPOSER_ALLOW_SUPERUSER=1' in the
>>> shell and then run composer install the horde installation was
>>> properly installed.
>> Ah, this is a new aspect of my problems with installation of Horde6
>> using composer.
>> I did not mention, that composer should not run under the user roor.
>> To be honest, I didn't know, that this is important. But this
>> restriction is understandable.
>> Now I tried a new installation of Horde as root.
>> Before i set the envirionment variable: export
>> But unfortunately that didn't change anything. My request is still
>> being redirected.
>> I tried the issue on my home computer:
>> Request: horde.localnet
>> The horde wizard does not appear. I get still redirected to the non
>> existing http://horde/login.php
>> Regards from Austria
>> Ferdinand Gruber
> As I said, you don't NEED to run it as root, but you can. It is not
> recommended because if the composer/git project becomes compromised,
> then the evil-doers could add scripts that would be executed as root.
> Best to run as a non-privildged user, of course. The user running
> composer needs full write access to the horde subtree as it creates
> symlinks back to the installation directory.
> @Ferdinand: when I check your test.php, I see that there is NO session
> cookie being set when I access your site. Horde should set a "horde"
> session cookie and it uses that for access. This is why I get the
> Horde_Auth driver not found when I go to:
> https://horde.grubit.at/horde/login.php. I've tried messing around
> with my installation to prevent a session cookie, but no luck so far.
> If I could look at your VM, then maybe I could help sleuth the issue.
> Session cookies might be trying to be written to /var/lib/php8; but,
> even if I make that directory read-only or unavailable on my test
> system, I still get a session cookie.
> It probably has more to do with your apache2 configuration, somehow.
I also do suspect issues with the apache configuration.
but without direct access to the box debugging the issue isn't that easy.
& happy sunday :)
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