Pourdriere produces faulty build results due to bsd.openssl.mk bug

Bryan Drewery bdrewery at FreeBSD.org
Wed Apr 1 21:21:21 UTC 2015

On 4/1/2015 3:59 PM, Yuri wrote:
> I found that packages produced by poudriere likely link with base
> openssl, while port make likely links with the port openssl.
> This is because of the lines in bsd.openssl.mk which check for the
> presence of openssl shared library and headers under PREFIX, and set
> WITH_OPENSSL_BASE when they aren't present. In case of port make files
> are likely present, and in case of poudriere build files are likely not
> present.
> Example is ftp/curl (with GSSAPI=NONE,  OPENSSL=yes options). *Poudriere
> produces curl library, that causes VirtualBox to break* due to the
> openssl base vs. port conflicts. See recent emulation@ ML threads. Port
> make produces curl library that works fine with VirtualBox.
> I think both WITH_OPENSSL_BASE and WITH_OPENSSL_PORT should be retired,
> and code checking file presence also should be removed, and all ports
> should be made to build with an openssl port instead. Ports should never
> use base OpenSSL.
> Only <100 ports touch WITH_OPENSSL_... variables. Somebody who is able
> to make such decisions and has the commit bit should bit should look
> into this. Otherwise, massively faulty package repositories are produces.
> Yuri

I've wanted this for a long time. I think we should just do it.

Bryan Drewery

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