Michael Dyrynda
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May 22nd, 2016
Testing for JSON responses in Laravel is easy with seeJson, but testing validation errors requires a little bit more work.
May 3rd, 2016
If you've ever found yourself wondering how to implement cascading soft deletes with Laravel and Eloquent, I may have a solution for you.
March 5th, 2016
If you've ever been in the situation where you need to have components be aware of each other's state, Vue's custom event interface may be what you're after.
February 22nd, 2016
I discovered the other day how to easily figure out when to use v-show and when to use v-if (hint: it's in the docs)
February 14th, 2016
Working on ConFOMO, and to make life easier, my first step was to come up with a set of rules for PHP CS Fixer and enforcing them on each commit.
February 13th, 2016
The entire process is pretty simple now, but what if I told you it could be even simpler?
February 11th, 2016
Testing controller authorisation in Laravel, I stumbled across an issue due to exception handling. The fix was simple enough, though tricky to track down.
February 7th, 2016
With the release of the latest version of Fusion Invoice, updating the application has become really simple.
January 28th, 2016
Have you ever wanted to ensure package compatibility with multiple versions of a dependency but not sure how? It's easier than you think!
November 6th, 2015
I recently received my beta invite for Let's Encrypt, and set about getting my SSL certificate setup on my Forge-provisioned server.
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Michael Dyrynda


I am a software developer specialising in PHP and the Laravel Framework, and a freelancer, blogger, and podcaster by night.

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