Need some USE_OPENSSL help

Charles Swiger cswiger at
Thu Oct 2 11:47:22 PDT 2003

On Thursday, October 2, 2003, at 02:22 PM, Doug Barton wrote:
> Folks,
> The following worked just fine for a long time:
> .include <>
> .if ${OSVERSION} >= 400014
> USE_OPENSSL=    yes
> CONFIGURE_ARGS+=        --with-openssl=${OPENSSLBASE}
> .endif
> However, something broke recently, and now this no longer works. So, I
> need to know how to get equivalent functionality with however things 
> are
> supposed to work today.

Please refer to

"Multiple ports define USE_* variables that are tested in *after* they include, which results in 
that that directive being ignored. The proposed patch in PR 57496 will 
(purposely) break these ports."

Moving the USE_ statement before the .include should fix the problem.


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