A simple e-commerce checkout helper for Laravel 5
When building a checkout process for a webshop, you likely discovery a need to store the id of a newly created order in a session. This Laravel package provides a clean way to work the order id in the session.
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This package can be installed through Composer.
composer require spatie/checkout
There is a service provider you can make use of.
// app/config/app.php 'providers' => [ '...', 'Spatie\Checkout\CheckoutServiceProvider' ];
This package also comes with a facade, which provides an easy way to use this class.
// app/config/app.php 'aliases' => array( ... 'Checkout' => 'Spatie\Checkout\CheckoutFacade', )
You can store the order id using this method:
Your order id will be stored in Laravel's session store.
You can retrieve the value with:
These methods are also provided:
Checkout::clearCurrentOrderId(): Forget the previously stored value.
Checkout::isCurrentOrderId($orderId): Convenient method to determine if the given orderId is equal to the value stored with the previous call to