A.J. 'Fonz' van Werven freebsd at
Fri May 16 17:20:23 UTC 2014

Jerry wrote:

> I am trying to create a new port. If I put:
> portlint is happy; however, running "make makeplist" reports an error:
> LICENSE must not contain BSD, instead use BSD[234]CLAUSE

There's no such thing as "the" BSD license, you have to choose one of a
few varieties. They are described here:

Choose the exact form of the BSD license that applies: BSD2CLAUSE,
BSD3CLAUSE or (apparently less common nowadays) BSD4CLAUSE.

Hope this helps,


I'm not completely useless, I can be used as a bad example.
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