Posts Tagged ‘environment’

What’s new in the Node.js 11 JavaScript runtime

Node.js Version 11 is now the current release line for the server-side JavaScript environment; it will be supported for six months. Node.js 10, whose first version was released in April 2018, is set to become the Long-Term Service (LTS) release on October 30, 2018, meaning it will generally be supported for 30 months.

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Laravel Telescope Beta Now Available

The first beta release of Laravel Telescope is now out and available for everyone. If you are not familiar with Telescope here is the quick overview: Laravel Telescope is an elegant debug assistant for the Laravel framework.

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Building Package Installers

I think most of us that have worked with Laravel for a while are very familiar with the package installation process: add the package via composer, register the service provider, publish the config file, update the environment file, hopefully you remember to update .env.example, and after all of that you hope that you didnt miss a step. This often involved copying and pasting from a README and bouncing back and forth between your editor and a browser.

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Laravel Console Task

Laravel Console Task is a package by Nuno Maduro that allows you to perform tasks and to output the results to the console. For example, lets say your package comes with a console command that checks for certain requirements to validate that the installation is compatible with your PHP environment: As seen in the above example, the macro returns the result of the closure, which means you can capture the result in a variable if you need to reference the outcome later in your console.

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Laravel Mail Viewer

Laravel Mail Viewer is a package by Harish Toshniwal that enables you to view all the mailables in your Laravel application in a single place. The Design and content team members often need access to the emails your app will be sending out to the users.

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Laravel Self-Diagnosis Package

Laravel Self-Diagnosis is a package by Marcel Pociot that performs self-diagnostics tests on your application. The checks include standard things like setting your APP_KEY environment variable when checking out a new project.

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