A year ago, I tried Composer when my first project began to upgrade to D6. Without going into too much detail, it sucked. I loaded my DocApp and Composer completely rejected it. After a couple of days, I gave up. If I had been creating a new application, maybe it would have been fine, but I wasn’t. After talking to David Louie, I sent the DocApp in question to EMC and got the report, “it works in the new version”. Well, it was too late and I wasn’t changing my developer’s environment mid-process.
Now that project is progressing down the D6.5 path. I thought I would try again, and document the process for everyone.
I’m writing this post “live”. Which means I won’t post it live, but I won’t edit the post to disguise steps and my thoughts as I try things.