Read Nginx Configuration File Using PHP — Phpflow.com
This tutorial helps to read configuration file using laravel 7 and PHP 7.You can read Nginx server configuration files by following this tutorial.I ll create Laravel Rest API that will read file and return nginx content.
Nginx is a popular Web server used by many PHP sites.This library provides to create and edit configuration files for Nginx servers.
The nginx configuration file has a .conf extension with the file name.I will use
nginx-configurator PHP Library for NGINX configuration parser/generator.
I am using nginx-configurator. This library can parse and generate NGINX configuration files. In the near future will provide CLI commands for NGINX configuration.
How To Install Nginx Configuration
composer require madkom/nginx-configurator
Created Nginx Configuration File
We will read below nginx configuration file, Let’s create
nginx.conf file and add below content as follows, We will store this file into laravel
Create API Entry into Laravel Routes
I will create routes entry into the
routes/api.php file -
Route::resource('read_conf_file', '[email protected]');
How To Import NameSpace into Laravel 7
We will import namespace into the controller file at the top position -
We are using location and directive into the
nginx.conf file, So I have imported those classes, You can change as per your requirement.
Method To Read Nginx Configuration
We have created a file and made an entry into an
api.php file, Now we will create a method into the
As you can see, I am parsing the file and searching the desired node and directive.We are loading existing Nginx configuration from file or a string, and retrieve and change its values.
Now, We are ready to run our example using below artisan command :
php artisan serve
Let’s open below URL on your browser:
Originally published at https://www.phpflow.com on September 13, 2020.