Raaf raaf at
Sat Sep 22 22:55:43 PDT 2007

Robert Kopp wrote:
> Gentlemen:
> I would like to use vlc to make video clips with a Logitech 3000 (Philips) Webcam. I was able to do just that on Ubuntu.
> A patch for this purpose (that is, on FreeBSD) and instructions are found at:
> 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.

Anyway, the patch doesn't work with the latest vlc. You
can retrieve a modified patch that does work here:


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