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Tilde and caret version constraints in Composer

Published on April 10, 2015 and filed under Software engineering
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by Hannes Van De Vreken and will take

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In short
When installing a dependency we are used to install a version that adheres to a known public interface and does what it promises. That way we can safely use it in our code.

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