Releases

Laravel v5.4.18 is now released
News / April 11, 2017

Laravel v5.4.18 is now released

Laravel V5.4.18 is now released and available. This is a maintenance release but it does include a few new features to the TestResponse, Validator, Artisan, and Mailer. Test Response The TestResponse received a few new methods: assertSeeText() assertDontSeeText() assertJsonMissing() assertSuccessful() The assertSeeText() and assertDontSeeText() look for text within HTML responses, but run a strip_tags over …

Laravel 5.4.17 is released
News / April 03, 2017

Laravel 5.4.17 is released

Today Laravel released v5.4.17 and it includes several new features including a Collection Times method, improvements to the migrations, and more. Collection::Times() Thanks to Joseph Silber the Collection system received a new “Times” method that allows you to do things like this: $slugs = Collection::times(5, function ($number) { return ‘slug-‘.$number; }); // [‘slug-1’, ‘slug-2’, ‘slug-3’, …

Homestead V5.0.0 Is Released
News / February 28, 2017

Homestead V5.0.0 Is Released

A new version of Homestead has been released: version 5.0.1. The base box has been upgraded to version 2.0.0. Holy version numbers Batman! In keeping with Semantic Versioning for both Homestead and Settler, the number of changes warrants a major version change. For the most part (Your mileage may vary, but I’m sure it’s easier …

Laravel Spark 4.0 is Released
News / February 02, 2017

Laravel Spark 4.0 is Released

Laravel Spark v4.0 is now released and available to all license holders. Spark 4.0 is a free upgrade and provides compatibility with Laravel 5.4. Also, Spark 4.0 applications are configured to use Laravel Mix and Webpack instead of Laravel Elixir. If you have Spark installed through the CLI tool upgrading is as simple as running: …

Laravel 5.4 Is Now Released
Laravel 5.4 / January 24, 2017

Laravel 5.4 Is Now Released

Version 5.4 of Laravel is now officially released! This release has many new features, and improvements and here is quick video going over some of the highlights: Laravel Dusk Laravel Dusk is an end-to-end browser testing tool for JavaScript enabled applications. It aims to provide the right way to do page interaction tests, so you … Continue reading Laravel 5.4 Is Now Released... Read more…

Laravel Valet 2.0 is released
News / December 08, 2016

Laravel Valet 2.0 is released

Laravel Valet, the development environment for Mac minimalists, has just launched version 2.0 which includes bug fixes and it moved from Caddy to Nginx.

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Laravel Homestead 4.0 is released featuring support for PHP 7.1
News / December 05, 2016

Laravel Homestead 4.0 is released featuring support for PHP 7.1

Laravel Homestead the Vagrant box for easily running Laravel on any platform has just released v4.0 that includes support for PHP 7.1.

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Changes coming to the Laravel release cycle
News / December 04, 2016

Changes coming to the Laravel release cycle

The Laravel release process is changing by pushing out the Laravel 5.4 release to January.

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Laravel v5.3.25 is released
News / November 30, 2016

Laravel v5.3.25 is released

Laravel has released v5.3.25 which includes two new validation rules, the ability to set the file permissions in the Filesystem, and a fluent builder for SlackMessageAttachmentField. New validation rules The two new validation rules included in v5.3.25 is a before_or_equal and after_or_equal which allows you to verify a date against a known value. Here is … Continue reading La... Read more…

Laravel v4.2.20 is now released
News / October 26, 2016

Laravel v4.2.20 is now released

Yes, you read that right. V4.2.20 is now released with support for PHP 7.0 and updates to the Symfony components to v2.7. Even though the version four line of Laravel is deprecated, a lot of people are still using it and haven’t upgraded to the latest. This release allows them to move to PHP 7.0 … Continue reading Laravel v4.2.20 is now released

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