A Lumen Generator You Are Missing

9.2.0 2023-02-27 22:49 UTC


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Do you miss any Laravel code generator on your Lumen project? If yes, then you're in the right place.


To use some generators command in Lumen (just like you do in Laravel), you need to add this package:

composer require flipbox/lumen-generator


Inside your bootstrap/app.php file, add:


Available Command

key:generate         Set the application key

make:cast            Create a new custom Eloquent cast class
make:channel         Create a new channel class
make:command         Create a new Artisan command
make:controller      Create a new controller class
make:event           Create a new event class
make:exception       Create a new custom exception class
make:factory         Create a new model factory
make:job             Create a new job class
make:listener        Create a new event listener class
make:mail            Create a new email class
make:middleware      Create a new middleware class
make:migration       Create a new migration file
make:model           Create a new Eloquent model class
make:notification    Create a new notification class
make:observer        Create a new observer class
make:pipe            Create a new pipe class
make:policy          Create a new policy class
make:provider        Create a new service provider class
make:request         Create a new form request class
make:resource        Create a new resource
make:rule            Create a new rule
make:seeder          Create a new seeder class
make:test            Create a new test class

notifications:table  Create a migration for the notifications table

schema:dump          Dump the given database schema

Additional Useful Command

clear-compiled    Remove the compiled class file
serve             Serve the application on the PHP development server
tinker            Interact with your application
optimize          Optimize the framework for better performance
route:list        Display all registered routes.

NOTES route:list command has been added via appzcoder/lumen-route-list package.

Tinker include Argument Usage

php artisan tinker path/to/tinker/script.php

script.php example:

$environment = app()->environment();
$output = new Symfony\Component\Console\Output\ConsoleOutput();
$output->writeln("<info>Hello the app environment is `{$environment}`</info>");
$output->writeln("<comment>Did something</comment>");
$output->writeln("<error>Did something bad</error>");