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Smarty is an open source template language created in 2006 by Monte Ohrt and Messju Mohr and Uwe Tews.

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Smarty is a web template system written in PHP. Smarty is primarily promoted as a tool for separation of concerns. Smarty is intended to simplify compartmentalization, allowing the front-end of a web page to change separately from its back-end. Read more on Wikipedia...

Example from the web:
<!DOCTYPE html> <html lang="en"> <head> <meta charset="utf-8"> <title>{$title_text|escape}</title> </head> <body> {* This is a little comment that won't be visible in the HTML source *} {$body_html} </body> <!-- this is a little comment that will be seen in the HTML source --> </html>
Example from Wikipedia:
define('SMARTY_DIR', 'smarty-2.6.22/'); require_once(SMARTY_DIR . 'Smarty.class.php'); $smarty = new Smarty(); $smarty->template_dir = './templates/'; $smarty->compile_dir = './templates/compile/'; $smarty->assign('title_text', 'TITLE: This is the Smarty basic example ...'); $smarty->assign('body_html', '<p>BODY: This is the message set using assign()</p>'); $smarty->display('index.tpl');

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