Laravel Lifecycle (EOL)


Below you can find the life cycle for each version of programming language Laravel, like Laravel 5.8, including release dates and end of life (EOL) dates.

Laravel is a free, open-source PHP web framework created by Taylor Otwell. Laravel is created for development of web applications following the MVC architecturel pattern. The first release of Laravel was in 2011.
At that time the creator Taylor Otwell attempt to provide a more advanced alternative to the CodeIgniter framework.

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  1. Laravel release process

Facts for Laravel

Taylor Otwell
Initial release
June 2011
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Current releases

Release Release date End of lifeSecurity fixes only
Laravel 5.8February 26, 2019August 26, 2019
Laravel 5.5 LTSAugust 30, 2017August 30, 2020August 30, 2019