Laravel is known as a popular PHP Framework to build your web application faster. Many web developers is now using and loving to use Laravel for their PHP framework.
I just upgraded my MacBook to run OS X 10.11 El Capitan Beta version. On this post would like show you how to setting up Laravel on OS X El Capitan.
Run the command below to install composer.
$ curl -sS https://getcomposer.org/installer | php #!/usr/bin/env php All settings correct for using Composer Downloading... Composer successfully installed to: /Users/fuad/composer.phar Use it: php composer.phar
Move the downloaded ‘composer.phar’ to system $PATH and change it file name to just ‘composer’
$ sudo mv composer.phar /usr/local/bin/composer
Install Laravel using composer
Run the following command to start installing Laravel
composer global require "laravel/installer=~1.1"
You should see some thing like below
$ composer global require "laravel/installer=~1.1" Changed current directory to /Users/fuad/.composer ./composer.json has been created Loading composer repositories with package information Updating dependencies (including require-dev) - Installing symfony/process (v2.7.3) Downloading: 100% - Installing symfony/console (v2.7.3) Downloading: 100% - Installing react/promise (v2.2.1) Downloading: 100% - Installing guzzlehttp/streams (3.0.0) Downloading: 100% - Installing guzzlehttp/ringphp (1.1.0) Downloading: 100% - Installing guzzlehttp/guzzle (5.3.0) Downloading: 100% - Installing laravel/installer (v1.2.1) Downloading: 100% symfony/console suggests installing symfony/event-dispatcher () symfony/console suggests installing psr/log (For using the console logger) Writing lock file Generating autoload files
Create Laravel site
Start to create new Laravel site by typing ‘laravel new mysite’
$ laravel new mysite Crafting application... > php -r "copy('.env.example', '.env');" > php artisan clear-compiled > php artisan optimize Generating optimized class loader > php artisan key:generate Application key [dTdIcu1XIBDLTyHlb5FI5p3FuuUUuekV] set successfully. Application ready! Build something amazing.
Run the Laravel server
$ cd mysite/ $ php artisan serve Laravel development server started on http://localhost:8000/
You can access the web page at http://localhost:8000/ using your favourite browser.