current version of vlc is 3.0.16
the best working version seems to be vlc 2.2.8 for me; vlc 2.2.8
media/vlc (hipster-encumbered) 2.2.8-2018.0.0.2 i--
vlc 2.2.8 works well for me on current OpenIndiana 2022
in order to try to solve the issue perhaps an update to vlc 188.8.131.52 could help ?