multimedia/vlc Compile failure on upgrade

Gary Jennejohn gljennjohn at
Sun Nov 21 14:58:54 UTC 2010

On Sun, 21 Nov 2010 12:12:11 +0000
David Southwell <david at> wrote:

> I posted about this failure some time ago but have had no useful response. I 
> jhave also not heard from the maintainer so I thought another posting might be 
> helpful. I understand others have a similar problem.
> Thanks in advance for any assistance

Which version of FreeBSD are you using?

The posix_spawn_file_actions stuff didn't appear until 8.0.

There's a patch under files for older versions of FreeBSD, but it looks
like the patch doesn't match this version of vlc.

Gary Jennejohn

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