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| Sharing Laravel's session and checking authentication
| Use the following code in any CMS (WordPress, Joomla, etc), filemanager (CKFinder,
| KCFinder, simogeos's Filemanager, etc), or any other non-Laravel project to boot into
| the Laravel framework, with session support, and check if the user is authenticated.
| The following code is tested with Laravel 4.2.11
| It may not work with Laravel 5
| Last update: 2015-01-09
require '/path/to/laravel/bootstrap/autoload.php';
$app = require_once '/path/to/laravel/bootstrap/start.php';
$request = $app['request'];
$client = (new \Stack\Builder)
->push('Illuminate\Cookie\Guard', $app['encrypter'])
->push('Illuminate\Cookie\Queue', $app['cookie'])
->push('Illuminate\Session\Middleware', $app['session'], null);
$stack = $client->resolve($app);
$isAuthorized = Auth::check();
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