Smarty is a template engine for PHP, facilitating the separation of presentation (HTML/CSS) from application logic.

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Extending Smarty With Plugins

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Version 2.0 introduced the plugin architecture that is used for almost all the customizable functionality of Smarty. This includes:

With the exception of resources, backwards compatibility with the old way of registering handler functions via register_* API is preserved. If you did not use the API but instead modified the class variables $custom_funcs, $custom_mods, and other ones directly, then you will need to adjust your scripts to either use the API or convert your custom functionality into plugins.