Re: libcrypto was not found in the pkg-config search path

From: Alexis Praga <>
Date: Thu, 08 Sep 2022 21:01:25 UTC
Thanks for your suggestion. Kitty does not depends on pycrypto from the start so I'm unsure how to use your advice.

I've tried to add pycryptodome to BUILD_DEPENDS with :


or even openssl to LIB_DEPENDS with

libcrypto.pc:security/openssl \

Any idea ?
------- Original Message -------
On Thursday, September 8th, 2022 at 10:09 PM, DtxdF <> wrote:

> Hi Alexis,
> *
> El 8 de septiembre de 2022 7:18:58 p. m. UTC, Alexis Praga <> escribió:
>> Hi,
>> After an upgrade in the upstream version of the port, I can no longer compile it using poudriere. Resulting error message is :
>> Package libcrypto was not found in the pkg-config search path.
>> Perhaps you should add the directory containing `libcrypto.pc'
>> to the PKG_CONFIG_PATH environment variable
>> Package 'libcrypto', required by 'virtual:world', not found
>> CC: ['cc'] (13, 0)The package libcrypto was not found on your system
>> The previous version still build fine in poudriere. Any pointer on how to solve that ?
>> I've posted on the forums but got no satisfactory answer.
>> Thanks in advance,
>> Alexis