How to install Laravel in Ubuntu 16.04

Basic stuff

sudo apt-get install git
sudo apt-get install zip

 

LAMP

sudo apt-get install tasksel
sudo tasksel install lamp-server

 

CURL

sudo apt-get install curl php-curl php-mcrypt php-mbstring php-gettext

 

Enable mods

sudo phpenmod mcrypt
sudo phpenmod mbstring
sudo a2enmod rewrite
sudo systemctl restart apache2

 

Install Composer

cd ~ 
curl -sS https://getcomposer.org/installer -o composer-setup.php
sudo php composer-setup.php --install-dir=/usr/local/bin --filename=composer

 

Composer (test installation)

composer

Composer (optional)

composer install

If composer.lock exists, composer installs exactly what is in the composer.lock

 composer update

Installs dependencies from composer.json and creates or updates composer.lock

 

Install phpmyadmin

sudo apt-get install phpmyadmin

 

Permission issue

Ensure your user is able to write to your ~/.composer and /var/www/ directory

sudo usermod -aG www-data kim
sudo chown -R www-data:www-data /var/www/
sudo chmod 775 /var/www/xyz.com

Creating Laravel Project

cd /var/www/html/
composer create-project laravel/laravel work --prefer-dist
sudo chmod -R 777 work

 

Creating Virtual Host work.com

sudo gedit/etc/apache2/sites-available/work.com.conf
<VirtualHost *:80>
ServerName work.com
DocumentRoot /var/www/html/work/public

<Directory /var/www/html/work/public>
AllowOverride All
Require all granted
</Directory>
</VirtualHost>

 

Enable that site

sudo a2ensite work.com.conf
service apache2 reload

Common artisan operations

#Clear view
php artisan view:clear

#Clear cache
php artisan cache:clear

#Make controller
php artisan make:controller CardsController

#Create database table cards & notes
php artisan make:migration create_cards_table --create=cards
php artisan make:migration create_notes_table --create=notes
php artisan make:migration create_users_table --create=users

#migrate
php artisan migrate

#Make model
php artisan make:model Note

# listen to sql query
DB::listen(function($query) {var_dump($query->sql);});

 

Model relationship example

 Card has many notes

class Card extends Model
{
public function notes(){

return $this->hasMany(Note::class);
}
}

Notes belong to Card

class Note extends Model
{
public function card(){

return $this->belongsTo(Card::class);
}
}

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