Nginx compile with OpenSSL 1.1.1 and DESTDIR=

Anoop Alias anoopalias01 at
Tue Sep 18 07:55:56 UTC 2018


I am trying to compile nginx 1.15.3 (mainline) with OpenSSL 1.1.1

# ./configure --prefix=/etc/nginx --sbin-path=/usr/sbin/nginx

# make DESTDIR=/opt/test install

But this error out with
cc: error: ./openssl-1.1.1/.openssl/lib/libssl.a: No such file or directory
cc: error: ./openssl-1.1.1/.openssl/lib/libcrypto.a: No such file or
make[1]: *** [objs/nginx] Error 1

I could find that the openssl-1.1.1/.openssl directory is not created but


That is if the nginx src is in /root/nginx-1.15.3/

The directory .openssl will be

The make DESTDIR=/opt/test install works fine in nginx 1.13.x with
OpenSSL 1.0.2p
I am not sure the change is caused by nginx 1.15.3 or openssl-1.1.1 to be

*Anoop P Alias*
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