Composer 2 on App Platform

PHP applications are installing with Composer 1, which is a lot slower than Composer 2. Composer 1 is also in basic end of life.

post-deploy | 20:51:31 -----> Installing dependencies… post-deploy | 20:51:31 Composer version 1.10.10 2020-08-03 11:35:19

Is there a way to get Composer 2 as the default? Or does the build script require calling comopser self-update

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Kamal Nasser
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December 21, 2020
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👋🏼 @nmd.matt

Composer 2 support should be out very early in January :)

UPDATE: Composer 2 is now supported. App Platform will use the same version of Composer that generated the app’s composer.lock file.

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