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How to create a Composer plugin

After tinkering around with Symfony4 and Flex I was curious about how Composer plugins work. So I started to check the Composer’s plugin API and the official documentation from https://getcomposer.org/doc/articles/plugins.md. The documentation is great and you even have a full example of a plugin but when I wanted to test it… nothing. The plugin wasn’t loaded and nothing happened.