A challenge that every developer and development team faces is environment consistency. Laravel is one of the most popular PHP frameworks today. DDocker, on the other hand, is a virtualization method that eliminates âworks on my machineâ issues when cooperating on code with other developers. The two together create a fusion of useful and powerful. Although both of them do very different things, they can both be combined to create amazing products.
Using Laradock[edit | edit source]
Laradock is a project that provides a ready to go contains tailored for Laravel use.
Download or clone Laradock in your project's root folder:
git clone https://github.com/Laradock/laradock.git
Change directory into Laradock and generate the
.env file needed to run your configurations:
cd laradock cp .env-example .env
You are now ready to run docker. The first time you run the container it will download all the need packages from the internet.
docker*compose up -d nginx mysql redis beanstalkd
Now you can open your browser and view your project on
For the full Laradock documentation and configuration click here.