With all the respect to the people out there devoting their time and designing frameworks, sometimes great frameworks; PHP’s creator commented on that something like this:
“..so, you designed a new PHP framework, OK!” and walked away!!
I am wary in using any library/framework for my PHP applications. PHP is already a scripting language, my scripts are not compiled, they are interpreted by PHP’s engine. I do NOT want another interpreter for my scripts on top of that! This is a serious performance concern for me.
Likewise template engines: PHP can be used as a template engine!
.. to be continued