Laravel Scheduler: How to Build Better
In every website or any panel, we need to make the schedules for the normal
routines, with the help of which, the daily tasks can be handled. It is a very
useful as well as a necessary method.
Laravel Scheduler provides a beautiful platform to create the scheduling or the
"cron jobs". All we need to do is to make the command and schedule the time
which we want to run that task.
For that, the easiest way to build scheduling is as described below.
First, we have to write the cron job in our server which will run the all schedules
which we have made in our system. There is no need to add all the entries for all
the schedules which we have created. Laravel automatically runs all
schedules with the below command.
* * * * * php /project_path/artisan schedule:run >> /dev/null 2>&1
This will handle all the command which we have created in the Laravel system.
Now we have to make the command which will handle the task. So for that, first
we have to make command with:
php artisan make:command command_name
Now in Laravel 5.5, we don't have to register the command, Laravel 5.5 will
register all the commands automatically. We only need to define the schedule at
which time we have to run the command. Laravel provides several methods to
We can also schedule the queued jobs with Laravel, for that we have to write the
following line in schedule method:
We can run shell scripts command from laravel, as described below:
We can also prevent the task