VLC fails to build

Ryan Schmidt ryandesign at macports.org
Sat Apr 23 03:11:55 PDT 2016

On Apr 23, 2016, at 5:09 AM, Brandon Allbery wrote:

> On Sat, Apr 23, 2016 at 4:50 AM, <listmember at rinnberger.de> wrote:
>> A search for 'DISPATCH_QUEUE_SERIAL' brought me to
>> <http://stackoverflow.com/questions/10075083/restkit-undeclared-identifier-dispatch-queue-serial-inside-rkobjectmanager>
>> which offered a potential solution.
>> I am not experienced with the phases in macports build process, so here is my question:
>> How to pass NULL for the second parameter to dispatch_queue_create() ?
> You would provide a patch file modifying the source code as originally unpacked. See https://guide.macports.org/chunked/development.patches.html (and the rest of https://guide.macports.org/chunked/ for more information on Portfile development). This patch should only be applied on pre-10.7 systems.

The VLC-devel port already uses this patch:


It would be best to keep the VLC and VLC-devel ports as similar as possible, so maybe you can use (a copy of) this same patch for VLC.

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