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Discussion on: Multiple role-based authentication in Laravel

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Boy Panjaitan

How if the user have multiple account with different roles,but with the same credentials ? I assumed this nice guide not covered it yet :)

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Salomon Dion • Edited on

In that case, create a separate table for roles and permissions (spatie/laravel-permission can help). Then, create the permissions and roles and assign permissions to roles. I would recommend as best practice to rely mainly on permissions in your applications as differents roles may have common permissions. Now, when a user is created assign him a role, and rely on this first role for redirect ($user->roles()->id). You can have a menu where he can switch to another dashboard based on his roles. Hope it helps.

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Solomon Eseme Author

Yes the article didn't cover that. But I will suggest you use OTP to implement such scenerios.