How to make a model based on a migration file in laravel?


by rollin , in category: PHP General , 5 months ago

How to make a model based on a migration file in laravel?

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by lew , 5 months ago


In Laravel, you can automatically generate a model class based on a migration file using the make:model command.

Here are the steps to follow:

  1. Open your terminal or command prompt and navigate to your Laravel project's root directory.
  2. Execute the following artisan command:
php artisan make:model ModelName --migration

Replace ModelName with the name of your desired model. The --migration option generates a migration file along with the model.

  1. Laravel will create a new model file under the app/Models directory (or app directory, depending on your Laravel version) and a migration file under the database/migrations directory.
  2. Open the migration file in the database/migrations directory and define the necessary table schema and column types.
  3. Once you have defined the necessary table structure, save the migration file.
  4. To run the migration and create the corresponding table in the database, execute the following command:
php artisan migrate

This will execute all pending migrations and create the table defined in your migration file.

Now you have a model based on your migration file, ready to be used in your Laravel application.