In this tutorial, we will show you how to install Laravel on Fedora 35. For those of you who didn’t know, Laravel is one of the most popular PHP frameworks in the world, and it’s great for developers looking to build modern web applications. So, many developers use it to make their most popular applications.
This article assumes you have at least basic knowledge of Linux, know how to use the shell, and most importantly, you host your site on your own VPS. The installation is quite simple and assumes you are running in the root account, if not you may need to add ‘
sudo‘ to the commands to get root privileges. I will show you through the step-by-step installation of the Laravel PHP Framework on a Fedora 35.
Install Laravel on Fedora 35
Step 1. Before proceeding, update your Fedora operating system to make sure all existing packages are up to date. Use this command to update the server packages:
sudo dnf upgrade sudo dnf update
Step 2. Installing PHP.
By default, PHP is not available on Fedora 35 base repository. Then we add the Remi repository to your system with the following command below:
sudo dnf install http://rpms.remirepo.net/fedora/remi-release-35.rpm
After that, reset the PHP module and enable PHP 8 from the Remi-8.0 module using the following command:
sudo dnf module reset php sudo dnf config-manager --set-enabled remi sudo dnf module enable php:remi-8.1
Finally, you can install PHP 8.0 with the following command below:
sudo dnf module install php:remi-8.1
Step 3. Install PHP Composer.
Run the following command below to install Composer:
sudo dnf install composer
Verify the composer installation:
Step 4. Installing Laravel on Fedora 35.
After installing PHP composer, now we create a Laravel project using the following command:
composer create-project laravel/laravel idroot_app
Next, change the project directory:
Then, start Laravel local development server using the Artisan CLI’s serve command:
php artisan serve
Starting Laravel development server: http://127.0.0.1:8000
Step 5. Accessing Laravel Web Interface.
Once successfully installed, open your web browser and access the Laravel using the URL
http://your-IP-address:8000. You will be redirected to the Laravel page:
Congratulations! You have successfully installed Laravel. Thanks for using this tutorial for installing the Laravel PHP Framework on your Fedora 35 system. For additional help or useful information, we recommend you check the official Laravel website.