[PATCH] Configure: fix build from sources for OpenSSL on OS X
mdounin at mdounin.ru
Tue Jun 17 11:25:17 UTC 2014
On Tue, Jun 17, 2014 at 03:48:29AM -0700, Piotr Sikora wrote:
> Hey Maxim,
> > The problem seems to be in OpenSSL as it fails to detect default
> > arch to build for
> > and looking into config script suggests a quick
> > fix is to set KERNEL_BITS=64 in the environment.
> Except that KERNEL_BITS trick requires OpenSSL-1.0.1+.
That's sad, but I don't think it matters.
BTW, looking into OpenSSL 0.9.7 suggests it should be fine, and the
change proposed will break build.
> > I don't think nginx should try to do anything with this.
> So it's better to not build at all? And why is the workaround for
> pretty much the same issue fine for perl but not OpenSSL? It's really
> not that intrusive change...
The workaround for perl is to make it possible to build nginx with
a perl version available by default, and it changes nothing in
Suggested patch for OpenSSL, in contrast, only required for build
of OpenSSL by nginx (which is exotic on OS X anyway), only needed
for old versions of OpenSSL, and will break building for i386 if
needed for whatever reason, as well as building of at least some
supported OpenSSL versions.
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