theUnforgiven

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20
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Replied to How To Run`php Artisan Queue:work` In The Background ?

Failing that run queue:listen instead and that will run a little longer.

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Replied to VUE Is Regret.

Here we go again, people getting into "tools politics" for the love of god, just use what ever tools you need and feel comfortable using, there is no need to ask people to show you and prove a point. I can't see you getting any where here, people have all kinds of views and having a severe chip on your shoulder is only going to get peoples backs up. So go get a coffee, chill and just use what you feel you need to use. No one forces you to use anything. The choice is all down to you.

Nov
17
5 months ago
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Replied to Notifications

Hmm, yeah good point. Maybe that will do the trick.

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Started a new Conversation Notifications

Hi All,

I'm using the Laravel notifications and I've made some in realtime without the need to refresh etc using Pusher; however that's not the problem. The issue I'm facing is my client wants different types of notifications to be displayed in different boxes on their dashboard.

So with this in mind I hooked into the Notifications and came up with this:

//This is within User model

public function unreadTenantNotifications()
{
    return $this->morphMany(DatabaseNotification::class, "notifiable")
                ->where('notifiable_id', $this->id)
                ->where('type', 'App\Notifications\TenantPackCompleted')
                ->orWhere('type', 'App\Notifications\TenantCompletedAST')
                ->orWhere('type', 'App\Notifications\TenantPackNotCompleted')
                ->orWhere('type', 'App\Notifications\NotifyTenantOfRightToRentCheck')
                ->orWhere('type', 'App\Notifications\ConvertTempTenancy')
                ->orWhere('type', 'App\Notifications\FeedbackCompleted')
                ->orWhere('type', 'App\Notifications\TenantRegisteredFromInvite')
                ->orWhere('type', 'App\Notifications\TenantSignedUpForTap')
                ->whereNull('read_at');
}

Then in the blade file I just call

 {{ user()->unreadTenantNotifications()->count() }}

But seems the read_at isn't working and regardless of whether I've read it it still shows the number, sometimes doesn't even show the correct one.

What else can I do to get notifications of a certain type to be displayed to the current user and as not been read?