Problem with SSL ans "net/sendemail"

Ion-Mihai Tetcu itetcu at
Sat May 12 13:13:33 UTC 2012

Carmel <carmel_ny at> wrote:

>Error message:
>invalid SSL_version specified at
>/usr/local/lib/perl5/site_perl/5.14.2/IO/Socket/ line 308
>This is generated by the "sendEmail" program. The "net/sendemail" port
>compiled with SSL support.
>make showconfig
>===> The following configuration options are available for
>     SSL=on "Enable SSL support"
>This was working fine until today. This all started after a reboot of
>the system.
>ssh -V
>OpenSSH_5.4p1_hpn13v11 FreeBSD-20100308, OpenSSL 0.9.8q 2 Dec 2010
>openssl version
>OpenSSL 1.0.1a 19 Apr 2012
>It appears I have two different versions of OpenSSL installed. I
>deliberately installed the newer version and placed this in the
>"/etc/make.conf" file:
>I have no idea what happened or how to correct this problem. I tried
>rebuilding Perl and the two ports listed in the "sendemail" port and
>the "sendemail" port itself without a satisfactory result.
>By the way, I noticed that "OpenSSH 6.0" was released April 22, 2012.
>Are there any plans to get that into the ports system, or better yet,
>replace the aging base system?
>Carmel ✌
>carmel_ny at

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