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Replied to Enable Remote Access To Database Without SSH

I can't actually remember how I solved this issue, but I think it was related to another firewall in front of the server I was trying to connect to.

So I had to configure the firewall through the Forge dashboard, but also the firewall in front of the server.

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Started a new Conversation Using Local Packages To Organize Code Within Same Project

Hi everybody

I am working on a big project that involves a lot of different functionalities.

I am thinking a bit about how to organize the code, and specifically I am thinking about separating some of the code into custom packages, which still lives within the main project / repository, like this

  • packages
    • vendor
      • package1
      • package2

The reasoning behind this is of course keeping the project clean by separating code, models, migration into meaningful modules, but also the possibility to extract the code into real packages later on.

I would only do this for functionality that is within a specific domain, such as a library or integration with a specific vendor.

Do you have any experiences with this approach - is this a good way to organize the code or would there be any pitfalls?

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Replied to Custom Package's Dependency Not Installing


I know this thread is a bit old, but I'll just leave this here for future reference.

As mentioned by @kenokokoro you need to require the local package from your main composer.json, but before you can do this, you need to also add the local repository. Like this.

"require": {
      "vendorname/packagename": "dev-master"

"repositories": [
          "type": "path",
          "url": "packages/vendorname/packagename",
          "options": {
              "symlink": true