How to add phpMyAdmin to Laravel Homestead

Laravel Homestead, by default, doesn’t have phpMyAdmin. They also do not have it as an optional installation. Due to this, we will add phpMyAdmin to our homestead installations.

I am using Ubuntu 20.04 in this tutorial, so some commands may be different for you.

The first step would be to get phpMyAdmin.

We need to head to the phpMyAdmin downloads page.

As of this writing, the latest version of phpMyAdmin is 5.1.0, so we’ll need to download it. I will be using wget, but you can…