openssl 0.9.7e

J.D. Bronson jbronson at
Mon Nov 22 09:14:29 PST 2004

At 11:10 AM 11/22/2004, you wrote:
> > So does -anyone- know the magic we need here? THANKS!
>You need to 'make clean' and then rebuild from scratch using the
>it's principal effect during the configuration phase of the
>compilation, not the installation step as you might at first think.
>         Cheers,
>         Matthew

shadow# make distclean
===>  Cleaning for perl-5.8.5
===>  Cleaning for openssl-0.9.7e_1
===>  Deleting distfiles for openssl-0.9.7e_1
# this ports does not support the dynamic root
# please undefine OPENSSL_OVERWRITE_BASE
# and use WITH_OPENSSL_PORT=yes instead.
*** Error code 1

Stop in /usr/ports/security/openssl.

Nope. No luck.

If I can find out who maintains this port then maybe they could explain?
I mean how hard can this be (even to document within the Makefile) ?

I am sure I dont know what I am doing...but I cant be the 1st person to try 
this...can I ??

J.D. Bronson
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