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getUrl is called, the task of generating that URL is passed to an implementation of
The package contains a
LocalUrlGenerator that can generate URLs for a media library that is stored inside the public path. An
S3UrlGenerator is also included for when you're using S3 to store your files.
If you are storing your media files in a private directory or are using a different filesystem, you can write your own
UrlGenerator. Your generator must adhere to the
Spatie\MediaLibraryUrlGenerator interface. If you'd extend
Spatie\MediaLibraryUrlGenerator\BaseGenerator you only need to implement one method:
getUrl, which should return the URL. You can call
getPathRelativeToRoot to get the relative path to the root of your disk.
The code of the included
S3UrlGenerator should help make things more clear:
class S3UrlGenerator extends BaseUrlGenerator implements UrlGenerator
* Get the URL for the profile of a media item.
* @return string
* @throws UrlCouldNotBeDeterminedException
public function getUrl()