[pkg-php-pear] Bug#955485: Composer not working

Carlos R. Pasqualini carlos at carlospasqualini.com.ar
Sun Apr 25 13:27:24 BST 2021

Dear Maintainer et all

I've been hit by this issue, after setup composer from zero a few days
ago, right now it doesn't even work without parameters:

~: composer 

In BaseIO.php line 128:
  Your github oauth token for github.com contains invalid characters:

I made the workaround of switching from oauth to HTTP Basic Auth in
the file: ~/.config/composer/auth.json

  "http-basic": {
    "github.com": {
      "username": "[YOUR-GITHUB-USERNAME]",
      "password": "ghp_[YOUR-PERSONAL-TOKEN]"

I found this workaround in:


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