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With the release of Spress 1.1.0 we have a new way for getting Spress: as
...a phar archive provides a way to distribute a complete PHP application in a single file.
phar file is straightforward:
$ php spress.phar
or in Unix, Linux and Mac OS you can run directly:
More examples of use:
$ spress.phar new:site /my-folder spresso $ spress.phar new:post
Go to download section and choose
If you need more information about
phar extension see the
official PHP documentation.
phar file you can't install themes globally, I mean, modifying
composer.json of Spress installation folder. To install a theme you can
download a copy or fork a repository if the theme is hosted on Github.