Laravel’s tinker command allows to run any code you want as if you are inside your Laravel app. But if you want to run a single line of code if can be a bit bothersome. You must start up tinker, type the code, press enter, and quit tinker.
Our new spatie/laravel-artisan-dd package contains an Artisan command to dd anything from the commandline. No need to start and quit tinker anymore.
Here’s a simple example of how you can use it:
Multiple pieces of code can be dumped in one go:
php artisan dd "bcrypt('secret')" "bcrypt('another-secret')";
dd artisan command using PHP’s
eval to run arbitrary code. Be aware that this can be potentially dangerous. By default the command will only run in a
local environment. You can make it run in other environments by setting an
ALLOW_DD_COMMAND enviroment variable to
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