Use of license in ports Makefile

Dominic Fandrey kamikaze at
Fri Oct 29 11:03:50 UTC 2010

On 28/10/2010 00:52, Carmel wrote:
> I have a application that I want to port to FreeBSD. It is licensed
> under the BSD license from what I can understand. In the new port's
> Makefile, would I just put something like this:
> ...

To my understanding this LICENSE stuff is not mature. And the more
people use it the more difficult it will become to make changes to

I won't start using it until it shows up in the Porters' Handbook.

A: Because it fouls the order in which people normally read text.
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