Install Laravel Framework

16. April 2016 Beginner, Laravel 2
Install Laravel Framework

In this post we will install laravel framework . There are a few system requirements to install laravel framework as stated in laravel official website ,

  • PHP >= 5.5.9
  • OpenSSL PHP Extension
  • PDO PHP Extension
  • Mbstring PHP Extension
  • Tokenizer PHP Extension

We need composer to install laravel and manage its dependencies , composer can be installed by following the steps in getcomposer.org website . Its better if composer is installed globally instead of locally.

After installing composer , laravel can be installed by running the following command in terminal ,

composer global require “laravel/installer=~1.1”

After successful installation of laravel , in the terminal run laravel command , it shows all the avaliable comands , options , usage and verion of the laravel installer.

Install Laravel Framework
Installing Laravel

Now , for creating a new project , in the terminal type laravel new projectname

Thats it we are ready to build something amazing 😉



2 thoughts on “Install Laravel Framework”

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    marametro on September 8, 2016 Reply

    Thanks, your post awesome

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      avinash on September 8, 2016 Reply

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