VLC from ports collection

Jonathan Chen jonc at chen.org.nz
Sun Sep 13 19:20:07 UTC 2009

On Sun, Sep 13, 2009 at 03:49:49PM +0200, Roy Stuivenberg wrote:
> Hello,
> My install VLC did stop with remark
> Port marked as IGNORE: multimedia/vlc:
> In the makefile i found this line
> .if ${PERL_LEVEL} < 500800
> BROKEN= Does not compile with perl ${PERL_VERSION}
> .endif
> Can I (and if so who) edit this option?  [FreeBSD 7.2 stable - gnome2]

The obvious solution is for you to upgrade perl. Is there a specific
requirement for the perl version you're on?

Jonathan Chen <jonc at chen.org.nz>
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                                                      - Mario Andretti

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