Here’s an interesting use of a view composer that’s useful for invoking functions in blade. [Read more…] about Use a view composer to invoke a function in Blade.
I’ll try to tell you the stuff that no-one else seems to want to describe.
These posts are motivated by the desire to upgrade to Laravel 6.0 from Lumen 5.8
It looks like the project that bootstrapped on Lumen quickly outgrew it; we needed authentication for a REST interface. The next major version bump required Notifications. Most other feature integrations into lumen (twilio, sessions, jwt, 403-based auth) had been accomplished with little pain. Notifications? not so much. After a few obviously placed obstructions, I gave up under the assumption that such support in lumen is above my pay grade.
After not finding a roadmap for lumen 5.8 -> 6, and as I value feature implementation over forging chains, I decided to take this opportunity to implement laravel.
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