You want to use a different request instance for authentication.
The dispatcher must be derived from
This is most often used in testing.
Most of the time the standard request created by Laravel works just fine. The dispatcher the
Auth facade uses is the same one the
Request facade uses.
But, if you need to set a different request this method is available. Make sure you call this method before the authentication routines are accessed. Either a service provider or in
app/start/global.php is a good location.