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DatabaseSeeder to extend table cleanups/seeding ea. run (Laravel 5)
<?php
use Illuminate\Database\Seeder;
use Illuminate\Database\Eloquent\Model;
use Illuminate\Filesystem\Filesystem;
class DatabaseSeeder extends Seeder {
/**
* Seeders to run.
*
* @return void
*/
protected $seeders = [
['TABLE1', 'SEEDERCLASS1'],
['TABLE2', 'SEEDERCLASS2']
];
/**
* Run the database seeds.
*
* @return void
*/
public function run()
{
Model::unguard();
$this->cleanDatabase();
$seeders = $this->seeders;
foreach ($seeders as $seedClass)
{
$this->call($seedClass[1]);
}
}
/**
* Clean out DB tables for seeding
*
* @param null $table
*/
protected function cleanDatabase($table = null)
{
DB::statement('SET FOREIGN_KEY_CHECKS=0');
if ($table)
{
DB::table($table)->truncate();
}
if (!$table)
{
$tables = $this->seeders;
foreach ($tables as $table)
{
DB::table($table[0])->truncate();
}
}
DB::statement('SET FOREIGN_KEY_CHECKS=1');
}
/**
* Get JSON file for seeding and return decoded
*
* @param $file
* @return mixed
* @throws \Illuminate\Contracts\Filesystem\FileNotFoundException
*/
protected function getJSONDecoded($file)
{
$filesystem = new Filesystem();
return json_decode($filesystem->get(storage_path() . "/jsondata/" . $file));
}
}
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jholl commented Mar 27, 2015

pick and choose, but most from Laracasts

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