Raaf raaf at
Wed Oct 3 14:51:04 PDT 2007

Michael Johnson wrote:
> On Sep 24, 2007, at 2:46 PM, Raaf wrote:
>> Michael Johnson wrote:
>>> On Sep 23, 2007, at 11:53 PM, Raaf wrote:
>>>> Heiko Recktenwald wrote:
>>>>> Raaf wrote:
>>>>>>> The patch, for vlc-0.8.5 (an older version) is copied to the 
>>>>>>> source directory before compilation.
>>>>>> You're supposed to copy the patch to the files directory
>>>>>> (/usr/ports/multimedia/vlc/files), not the source directory.--enable-mp4live
>>>>>> Anyway, the patch doesn't work with the latest vlc. You
>>>>>> can retrieve a modified patch that does work here:
>>>>> Dear Raaf, have you tested your mpeg4ip patch with the latest 
>>>>> mpeg4ip port?
>>>>> That may be updated to mpeg4ip 1.6 some day.
>>>> The patch has been updated to work with mpeg4ip 1.6. You can 
>>>> download it here:
>>> Does this patch need to depend on multimedia/v4l_compat port?
>> Yes, it does.
> Committed vlc, vlc-devel, and mpeg4ip, thanks!

Just one side note. Those patches also patch configure, and will
likely break when newer versions of the software are available.

It is probably cleaner to remove the pieces that patch configure
and move it to the CONFIGURE_ARGS of the Makefiles.

I thinks it's --enable-v4l for vlc and --enable-mp4live for


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