Make eloquent models readable
#Laravel Readable Make eloquent models readable
For cases where you would like multiple users to be able to mark something as read. In somecases a read_at collumn can easily be added to a reasource table in order to store similar information, this package is for cases where this is not practical.
##Overview A reads table is created to keep track of read resources.
"andheiberg/readable": "dev-master"to your composer.json
php artisan migrate --package="andheiberg/readable"
use \Andheiberg\Readable\Traits\IsReadable;inside every model you want to be readable
Congratulations! Now you can use read resources.
Now you can use it like a pro.
/** * Mark a resource as read * * @var void */ public function markAsRead() /** * Mark a resource as unread * * @var void */ public function markAsUnread() /** * Limit query to read resources * * @var void */ public function scopeRead($query, $user_id = null) /** * Limit query to unread resources * * @var void */ public function scopeUnread($query, $user_id = null)