Homestead now with PHP 7 support

Laravel Homestead PHP 7

Laravel Homestead just received a new update with support for PHP 7 which is due out this month.

If you are already using the PHP 5.x Homestead box, you can upgrade your installation to PHP 7.0 by cloning the php-7 branch of the laravel/homestead repository into a new folder:

git clone -b php-7 https://github.com/laravel/homestead.git Homestead

Next add the box directive to the top of your existing Homestead.yaml file:

box: laravel/homestead-7

Finally, you can run the vagrant up command from the directory that contains your clone of the laravel/homestead repository.

For more information consult the official documenation and also checkout Laracasts PHP 7 video series.


Filed in: News / Homestead


Newsletter

Join the weekly newsletter and never miss out on new tips, tutorials, and more.

Laravel News Partners

Laravel Jobs

Senior Laravel Engineer
Remote okay (must already live in USA)
Hawthorne Effect
Senior Software Engineer (Remote - Contract)
Remote
Koodi Systems
PHP Developer
Pittsburgh / Remote
Sequoia Waste Solutions
Software Developer
Eindhoven
Simac IDS
Application Developer Level II (CakePHP / MySql / Vue.js)
Lancaster, PA
Harbor Compliance
FULL STACK LARAVEL DEVELOPER
LONDON - WEST END
AMPERSAND HEATLH
Mid/Senior Laravel Developer - U.S. Developers Only
Kenner, Louisiana
Profit Miner Technologies