To print a license a license to stdout, simply run
license followed by
the license name:
license -listto see the list of licenses.
Create license file
-o option to save the license to a file. The following command creates the file
LICENSE.txt with the contents of the ISC license:
license -o LICENSE.txt isc
Customize name and year
The program makes clever guesses for the name and year to use on the license, but you can also explicity specify them:
license -n Alice -y 2013 isc
Additional options are described in
license -help and in the README.