ALS Ice Bucket Challenge: Complete
Upgrading Laravel Homestead to PHP 5.6
PHP 5.6 is nearly upon us! According to PHP.net, the last minor upgrade to PHP 5 will be released on August 28th, bringing with it some powerful and exciting new features including variadic functions, argument unpacking, function and constant importing, constant scalar expressions, the exponentiation operator, a new interactive debugger, and more.
The great news for Laravel Homestead users is that even though it will be some time before Ubuntu installations are shipped with the new version by default, using the popular Ondrej Personal Package Archive (PPA), the upgrade process is surprisingly smooth. continue
It's Shaping Up Nicely!
@coderabbi i am willing to explore options :) … do you have any thoughts on current structure in develop branch?— Taylor Otwell (@taylorotwell) August 21, 2014
This tweet began a really nice exchange between Taylor and I last night which started out on Twitter, detoured through IRC and ended up in... code. I enjoyed it a lot; it's something I hope we can repeat.