This package is abandoned and no longer maintained. The author suggests using the chalasr/lexik-jwt-authentication-sandbox package instead.

Sandbox for the LexikJWTAuthenticationBundle Symfony bundle


This is a sample application for experimenting/demonstrating features of the powerful LexikJWTAuthenticationBundle bundle which provides authentication through JWT.

What's inside

Get started

Clone the project:

$ git clone https://github.com/chalasr/lexik-jwt-authentication-sandbox
$ cd lexik-jwt-authentication-sandbox
$ git checkout flex

Create the database schema:

$ php bin/console doctrine:database:create
$ php bin/console doctrine:schema:update --force


Run the web server:

$ php bin/console server:run

Register a new user:

$ curl -X POST http://localhost:8000/register -d _username=johndoe -d _password=test
-> User johndoe successfully created

Get a JWT token:

$ curl -X POST -H "Content-Type: application/json" http://localhost:8000/login_check -d '{"username":"johndoe","password":"test"}'
-> { "token": "[TOKEN]" }  

Access a secured route:

$ curl -H "Authorization: Bearer [TOKEN]" http://localhost:8000/api
-> Logged in as johndoe