How To Update Laravel Installer


For the first time having Laravel locally, First, download the Laravel installer using Composer.

composer global require laravel/installer

To update the install, you can do

composer global update laravel/installer

You can show status like:

composer global show

After that you can see list like:

guzzlehttp/guzzle         6.4.1   Guzzle is a PHP HTTP client library
guzzlehttp/promises v1.3.1 Guzzle promises library
guzzlehttp/psr7 1.6.1 PSR-7 message implementation that also provides common utility methods
hirak/prestissimo 0.3.9 composer parallel install plugin
laravel/installer v3.0.1 Laravel application installer.
psr/container 1.0.0 Common Container Interface (PHP FIG PSR-11)
psr/http-message 1.0.1 Common interface for HTTP messages
ralouphie/getallheaders 3.0.3 A polyfill for getallheaders.
symfony/console v4.3.8 Symfony Console Component
symfony/filesystem v4.3.8 Symfony Filesystem Component
symfony/polyfill-ctype v1.12.0 Symfony polyfill for ctype functions
symfony/polyfill-mbstring v1.12.0 Symfony polyfill for the Mbstring extension
symfony/polyfill-php73 v1.12.0 Symfony polyfill backporting some PHP 7.3+ features to lower PHP versions
symfony/process v4.3.8 Symfony Process Component
symfony/service-contracts v1.1.8 Generic abstractions related to writing services

Look for

laravel/installer v3.0.1 Laravel application installer.

To see if Laravel has been updated.

That's it