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How to Install Laravel 5.3 on Nginx Ubuntu 14.04?

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Does everybody know how to install newest laravel 5.3 in Nginx Ubuntu 14.04? Unfortunately in this newest version of Laravel they need 5.6 PHP while what I have is 5.5 so I cannot install the vendor folder.

But when I manually upload the vendor folder, then come this error

2016/08/26 11:04:15 [error] 4501#0: *14 FastCGI sent in stderr: "PHP message: PHP Parse error:  syntax error, unexpected '.', expecting '&' or variable (T_VARIABLE) in /usr/share/nginx/html/vendor/laravel/framework/src/Illuminate/Foundation/helpers.php on line 475" while reading response header from upstream, client: 111.94.234.118, server: sekolah.yukopangestu.com, request: "GET / HTTP/1.1", upstream: "fastcgi://unix:/var/run/php5-fpm.sock:", host: "139.59.245.181"

How can I solve this problem? Thank you so much

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Install a development Repo in /etc/apt/sources.list with php5.6, upgrade to php5.6 and proceed with your new laravel, of course if you are absolutely sure you definitely need this )