1.0.0-alpha2 - released 2012-04-03

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  • Added create-project command to install a project from scratch with composer
  • Added automated classmap autoloading support for non-PSR-0 compliant projects
  • Added human readable error reporting when deps can not be solved
  • Added support for private GitHub and SVN repositories (use --no-interaction for CI)
  • Added "file" downloader type to download plain files
  • Added support for authentication with svn repositories
  • Added autoload support for PEAR repositories
  • Improved clones from GitHub which now automatically select between git/https/http protocols
  • Improved validate command to give more feedback
  • Improved the search & show commands output
  • Removed dependency on filter_var
  • Various robustness & error handling improvements, docs fixes and more bug fixes