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Laravel Resque connector for Queue.

v1.0.4 2016-02-01 07:02 UTC

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This package allows you to connect to Resque when using Queue.

fixes some problems of deedod's laravel-resque-ex. (Resque queue was overwriting other queues)

This fork fixes the problem of queues overwriting (all queues are overwrited when using resque service providor.


  • PHP 5.4+


Add the following to your project's composer.json:

"require": {
	"junaidnasir/laravel-resque-ex": "^1.0"

Now you need to run the following to install the package:

composer update

Next you need to add the following service provider to your app/config/app.php:


Now you need to add the following to your /app/config/queue.php "connections" section:

"resque" => [
	"driver" => "resque"

If you wish to use this driver as your default Queue driver you will need to set the following as your "default" drive in app/config/queue.php:

"default" => "resque",


If you choose to not use this driver as your default Queue driver you can call a Queue method on demand by doing:

Queue::connection('resque')->push('JobName', ['name' => 'Andrew']);

Enqueing a Job

Queue::push('JobName', ['name' => 'Andrew']);

Tracking a Job

$token = Queue::push('JobName', ['name' => 'Andrew'], true);
$status = Queue::getStatus($token);

Enqueing a Future Job

$when = time() + 3600; // 1 hour from now
Queue::later($when, 'JobName', ['name' => 'Andrew']);

Further Documentation


Laravel Resque is open-sourced software licensed under the MIT license.