Posted by Arjun on Sunday 9th July 2017

How to Clear cache in Laravel 5

cache How to Laravel Laravel 5.x

Here I am gonna show you few artisan commands which will help you to clear different caches in your Laravel application.

Clear Application Cache

To clear application cache use the `php artisan cache:clear` command.

php artisan cache:clear

Generally we don't get access to SSH on shared hosting plans, where we can do something like below shown, place below code in your routes/web.php file and access it just like another URL of your application.

Route::get('/clear-cache', function() {
    Artisan::call('cache:clear');
    return "Cache is cleared";
});

Clear route cache

To clear route cache of your Laravel application issue below command from terminal.

php artisan route:cache  

Clear config cache

To clear config cache of your Laravel application issue below command from terminal.

php artisan config:cache  

Clear compiled view files

To clear compiled view files of your Laravel application issue below command from terminal.

php artisan view:clear