Rambling my thoughts and experience

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  • Posted by Shailesh Davara on January 28, 2016

    Unit Testing environment set in laravel 5.1

    Laravel comes with many good features. One of the best feature, I liked a lot is ‘testing’ inside a framework. We don’t need to add any new package. It comes out of the box. There are few points for a good testing likes of having a separate databa...

  • Posted by Shailesh Davara on November 04, 2015

    Data Analysis

    For a year or so I’ve seen so many data around my work and projects I’ve been involved. I noticed that when we try to analyze this data or when we query on that data, we get some fruitful information.Let’s take a simple example of an eCommerce web...

  • Posted by Shailesh Davara on July 21, 2015

    Laravel artisan commands for Generators

    I got sometime to play with laravel’s new version 5.1. There are lots of artisan commands for productivity and creating a code stub of laravel components from the command line.I’m going to discuss make commands that generate a file in the laravel ...

  • Posted by Shailesh Davara on June 29, 2015

    Use Existing homestead box into another machine

    Laravel homestead box is an easy to use VM for any of the PHP projects. Most of the time, it works out of the box and we need to configure a little bit of it. The recent update of the homestead is a wrapper on the vagrant box and you can see a vag...

  • Posted by Shailesh Davara on June 23, 2015

    Why should not start a new project?

    I believe that before starting out any project or any event, one should analyze the situation and if it requires go ahead. Otherwise, I strongly believed that we should stop thinking and move on to other areas as soon as we can.Many times, we foun...