Should I be adding LICENSE info to my ports?
sahil at FreeBSD.org
Wed Jan 26 03:46:41 UTC 2011
On Tue, 2011-01-25 at 16:17:29 -0800, Charlie Kester wrote:
> Today on FreshPorts I see some bulk commits adding LICENSE info to 40+
> ports. And I've noticed LICENSE being added in many other recent
Right, ehaupt@ updated several of his ports to include LICENSE.
> But I still don't see anything in the Porter's Handbook about how
> maintainers should use this infrastructure in their ports. I thought
> we were waiting on the Handbook, but it seems a lot of people are
> proceeding without it. Should I do likewise?
It's entirely up to you; no requirement.
> (There are now enough examples out there that I *think* I can figure
> what to do...)
Also be sure to review bsd.licenses.mk.
Sahil Tandon <sahil at FreeBSD.org>
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