Squirrelmail and php4 ports shake-up?

Karel J. Bosschaart karelj at kayjay.xs4all.nl
Tue Jul 27 02:27:10 PDT 2004

On Mon, Jul 26, 2004 at 04:06:11PM -0500, Josh Tolbert wrote:
> Hello,
> After upgrading mod_php4 (using portupgrade) and installing
> lang/ph4-extensions (after learning of the php4 ports shake-up in
> /usr/ports/UPDATING), mail/squirrelmail now refuses to play nice with IMAP
> over SSL. I haven't tried plain IMAP, cause I haven't built IMAP to allow
> plain-text connections.
> The errors I see from squirrelmail appear after entering a login and password
> are:
> Warning: fsockopen(): no SSL support in this build in
> /usr/local/www/squirrelmail/functions/imap_general.php on line 445
> Warning: fsockopen(): unable to connect to localhost:993 in
> /usr/local/www/squirrelmail/functions/imap_general.php on line 445
> and I'm not able to check/read/send mail.
> I've tried the "obvious" things: rebuilt squirrelmail, checked the php
> requirements of squirrelmail, did a bit of searching, etc., but I can't find a
> fix for this problem.
> All the modules built by lang/php4-extensions are being loaded in
> /usr/local/etc/php.ini, a phpinfo()
> (<http://www.puresimplicity.net/~hemi/php/phpinfo.php>) shows information for
> the features I had requested to be built by lang/php4-extensions, but
> squirrelmail and the extensions don't play nice together.
> Does anyone know how to fix this? It worked great before the php4 ports
> shake-up. The only reason I upgraded was to take care of the potential
> security vulnerability that portaudit listed for php; if I had known this was
> going to happen I would have held off a bit.

Adding "--with-openssl=/usr/local" in the lang/php4 port Makefile under
"CONFIGURE_ARGS" fixed it for me.


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