Laravel API with Passport Token Authentication

This is the fastest way to deploy a laravel API app with passport and token.

Tihs was tested from an Ubuntu 20.04TLS virtual Machine with Windows 10 Host as of February 15, 2021.


  • Composer
  • Git
  • Docker
  • docker-compose
  • curl
  • bash
  • ubuntu linux

Ok, here is the command and the instruction. Very simple:

First Command:

bash <(curl -s
  1. On the first question, leave it blank for the default github repository
  2. Enter the app name: example: api28
  3. You will be asked to enter a mysql command to create a database in the mysql container: the command will look like the one below:
    # mysql --password= --execute="create database"
  4. After the scripts completed, you can start testing your API


You can use your favorite API Development application like Postman or Imsomnia for example

1. Creat User
POST: http://localhost/api/register
email: [email protected]
password: example123

2. Login user
POST: http://localhost/api/login
email: [email protected]
password: example123

3. Create CEO
POST: http://localhost/api/ceo
name: Steve Jobs
year: 2021
company_headquarters: cupertino
what_company_does: phones
company_name: apple
Provide TOKEN from step 2

Other endpoints:

  • Get list of CEOs: GET: http://localhost/api/ceo
  • Get CEO Details: GET: http://localhost/api/ceo/1
  • Update CEO Details: PATCH: http://localhost/api/ceo/1
  • Delete CEO: DELETE: http://localhost/api/ceo/1

For more details you go visit the repository: