SOLVED: Re: openssl port not over-writing the base
gemini at geminix.org
Wed Apr 14 09:13:16 PDT 2004
> On Mon, 12 Apr 2004, Jamie wrote:
>> Tried upgrading openssl this morning on a 4.9REL machine with ports.
>> I went into /usr/ports/security/openssl and ran:
>> make -DOPENSSL_OVERWRITE_BASE=yes install
>> When it was through building, it didn't over-write the /usr/bin/openssl
>>binary, but it did install the new openssl in /usr/local/bin.
>> What am I missing here? The makefile has this line in it:
>> I can't understand why it would put it in /usr/local.
> I was able to get it built correctly without the =yes appended to the
The correct syntax for assigning a value to a make variable would be
make OPENSSL_OVERWRITE_BASE=yes install
This can be important in cases where just defining the variable with
'-D' is not enough.
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