How to automate PHP composer updates using GitLab


My talk at the PHP user group Munich, September 2023

Keeping your PHP dependencies up to date can be an annoying, error prone, repetitive never ending task, especially if working with a multitude of PHP projects.

I want to show my approach to automate this process with GitLab CI, so I am able to update, merge and deploy 8 Laravel applications every Monday morning right before I finish my first mug of coffee.

See my talk Let’s automate composer updates at the PHP user group Munich.

Tags: #php, #automation, #security, #shell