Mailcatcher, Vagrant & Laravel: Email testing made easy 3

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This post originally appeared on the Square1 Blog. When doing any sort of non-trivial development, sooner or later you’ll likely end up having to send emails from your application. Email is a key part of many application for things like event notifications or user account verification. Testing that the right mails get sent at the ...

Encoding a euro symbol in email subject lines

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Character encoding in PHP can be fun at the best of times. Trying to send a non-ASCII character in a html email – a euro symbol, for example – can be just such one of those times. Setting up html and text versions of a mail is pretty straight-forward. What gets a bit trickier is ...