Barry O’Donovan

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Husband, dad, network engineer, PHP programmer, geek, sci fi fan, political anorak, founder @IslandBridgeNet, packet shepherd with INEX @ComePeerWithMe.

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Migrating Legacy Web Applications to Laravel

By Barry O'Donovan

Thanks to Taylor Otwell’s Laravel framework, PHP is reclaiming its rightful place as the go-to language for web application development. For those of us maintaining and developing applications using legacy frameworks, the grass certainly looks greener on Laravel’s side. In this article, I show how to do an in-place migration from a legacy framework to Laravel.

Published in Building Bridges, March 2019 —Available for Free