svn commit: r40489 - head/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/porters-handbook

Isabell Long issyl0 at
Fri Dec 28 22:13:18 UTC 2012

Author: issyl0
Date: Fri Dec 28 22:13:17 2012
New Revision: 40489

  Clarify the format of the ports Makefile 'Created by:' line.
  PR:		docs/174659
  Submitted by:	db
  Approved by:	gabor (mentor)


Modified: head/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/porters-handbook/book.xml
--- head/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/porters-handbook/book.xml	Fri Dec 28 15:02:30 2012	(r40488)
+++ head/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/porters-handbook/book.xml	Fri Dec 28 22:13:17 2012	(r40489)
@@ -16582,7 +16582,9 @@ IGNORE=	POINTYHAT is not supported
     <programlisting>[the header...just to make it easier for us to identify the ports.]
 # Created by: Satoshi Asami <asami at>
 [The optional <emphasis>Created by:</emphasis> line names the person who originally
-created the port.  If this line is present, future maintainers should
+created the port.  Note that the <quote>:</quote> is followed by a space
+and not a tab character.
+If this line is present, future maintainers should
 not change or remove it except at the original author's request.]
 # $FreeBSD$

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