Fix: Unable to determine linked PHP in Brew.php

May 13, 2018 By - Usama Muneer | 139

    If you’re on MacOSX & use Laravel valet for managing your development environment. Then this issue might arouse when you try to upgrade your PHP version or even Laravel Valet. But there’s an easy fix for that.

    The error saying Unable to determine linked PHP in Brew.php might appear possibly due to either Valet is unable to locate to the PHP's symlink or symlink is pointing for the supported PHP version for valet.

    Run the following commands to fix this issue out forever.

    • brew unlink php && brew link php
    • brew services restart --all
    • composer global update
    • valet start
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    Usama Muneer

    A web enthusiastic, self-motivated & detail-oriented professional Full-Stack Web Developer from Karachi, Pakistan with experience in developing applications using JavaScript, WordPress & Laravel specifically. Loves to write on different web technologies with an equally useful skill to make some sense out of it.

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