How to Delay notifications by channel in Laravel 8.x?

Razet · · 2937 Views

Up until now, in Laravel, if you need to delay notifications, you could do it by chaining the delay method onto your notification object like so.

$delay = now()->addMinutes(10);

$user->notify((new InvoicePaid($invoice))->delay($delay));

The issue with this is it will delay all the notification channels that are related to the notification.

This recent PR in Laravel 8.x gets help for determining delay per channel.

For example, you can specify delay per channel by passing an array to the delay method to indicate the delay amount for specific channels like so.

$user->notify((new InvoicePaid($invoice))->delay([
    'mail' => now()->addMinutes(5),
    'sms' => now()->addMinutes(10),
]));

Note: When utilizing an array, only channels specified in the array will get delayed. If the channel is absent in the array, it won't be delayed.

0

Please login or create new account to add your comment.

0 comments
You may also like:

Laravel Pint & VS Code: Automate Your Code Formatting

Laravel Pint is an opinionated PHP code style fixer built on top of PHP-CS-Fixer, designed to simplify the process of ensuring clean and consistent code style in Laravel projects. (...)
Harish Kumar

Laravel Clockwork: A Deep Dive into Debugging, Profiling Skills and Best Practices

In the world of web development, building complex applications often comes with the challenge of identifying and resolving performance bottlenecks. This is where a reliable debugging (...)
Harish Kumar

Effortless PDF Generation in Laravel: A Guide to Using Spatie/Browsershot Package

Looking to generate or export PDF files using Laravel? Look no further! In this article, we'll guide you through using the Laravel spatie/browsershot package to seamlessly convert (...)
Harish Kumar

Part #3: Rule objects based custom validation in Laravel

Laravel comes with multiple ways to add custom validation rules to validate form request inputs. I have already explained some of the ways in the following article links:
Harish Kumar

Part #2: How to use Laravel's Validator::extend method for custom validation

Validation is important in any application as it validates a form before performing actions on it. It allows the user to know their input is accurate and confident about the operation (...)
Harish Kumar

Part #1: Closure-based Custom Laravel Validation

While I was working with Laravel, validation using closure came to my mind, and I know it will be helpful to you. This tutorial assists you with all what is the difference between (...)
Harish Kumar