Smarty does not use the PEAR classes, and they removed the dependency on PEAR a few releases ago. Not sure why. But in any case Smarty is certainly up to the task as well and also has cache control and other nice features. -S On Friday 21 March 2003 02:04 pm, CV wrote: > Hey gang, > > Anyone have any experience with PEAR's HTML packages? > or know of references/tutorials/sites on the web that > use it? > > I'll be upgrading a web app and am looking to fuly > separate the HTML from the business logic...these > packages seem quite upto the task but I'd rather not > be the proof of concept...does smarty perhaps use > these? > > thanks, > > C.