v2.1.0 2017-08-03 18:09 UTC


Adminer is a full-featured database management tool written in PHP. This package automates setup for adminer and routes your.domain.here/adminer to the the adminer.php script.



composer require leung/laravel-adminer


Add directly to your composer.json

"require": {
    "leung/laravel-adminer": "^2.0"


Laravel <5.4

open your config/app.php and add this line in providers section

OR prevent it being on production

open your app/Providers/AppServiceProvider.php and add this line in the register() function

if ($this->app->environment() !== 'production') {

Laravel 5.5 providers

auto included via automatic package discovery

   // no need to add anything!!!

Update adminer.php

Linux command line update

php artisan adminer:update

You can configure your composer.json to do this after each commit:

"scripts": {
    "post-install-cmd": [
        "php artisan adminer:update"
    "post-update-cmd": [
        "php artisan adminer:update"

[Optional] Middleware

Middleware is added in via the service provider

to override this you may add a adminer route to your App routes.php

    Route::any('adminer', '\Simple\Adminer\AdminerController@index')->middleware('adminer_custom_middleware'); // where you defined your middleware in app/Http/Kernel.php

Add middleware group example

to add a custom middleware group you will need to add it to middlewareGroups in your app/Http/Kernel.php

protected $middlewareGroups = [
    'adminer_custom_middleware' => [

        // you may create customized middleware to fit your needs

Modify app/Http/Middleware/VerifyCsrfToken.php

also add adminer to $except array if you are using the example optional adminer group

protected $except = [