[Dovecot] Building dovecot with SSL support on Solaris
Jeff A. Earickson
jaearick at colby.edu
Fri Oct 7 20:29:34 EEST 2005
I'm running openssl 0.9.8 on all of my Solaris 9 and 10 systems with
no problems, tied in with dovecot, openssh, sendmail, bunches of
other code. Note that I've built openssl and most of these other
codes with Sun's Studio 8 compiler, but I also had no problems using
gcc 4.0.1 either.
On Fri, 7 Oct 2005, Andy Cravens wrote:
> Date: Fri, 07 Oct 2005 10:09:46 -0600
> From: Andy Cravens <acravens at uen.org>
> To: Christian Schmidt <christian at siebenbergen.de>
> Cc: dovecot at dovecot.org
> Subject: Re: [Dovecot] Building dovecot with SSL support on Solaris
> What version of OpenSSL are you using? I had this problem and it turned out
> to be a problem with OpenSSL. I had originally installed OpenSSL 0.9.8 and
> had the same problem you are having. I had to go back to OpenSSL 0.9.7d and
> it worked fine with no other changes. There might be a version between
> 0.9.7d and 0.9.8 but I didn't check because I already had the other version
> on the system. There were some major changes in OpenSSL 0.9.8 and I didn't
> have time to sort them out so I went with an earlier version.
> Christian Schmidt wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> I'm just trying to build dovecot-1.0.alpha3 on a Solaris 9 machine
>> with SSL support.
>> No matter which options I call ./configure with - it always results in:
>> Install prefix ...................... : /usr/local
>> File offsets ........................ : 64bit
>> I/O loop method ..................... : poll
>> File change notification method ..... : none
>> Building with SSL support ........... : no <-- !
>> Building with IPv6 support .......... : yes
>> Building with pop3 server ........... : yes
>> Building with mail delivery agent .. : yes
>> Building with user database modules . : static passdb passwd
>> passwd-file checkpassword (modules)
>> Building with password lookup modules : passwd passwd-file shadow pam
>> checkpassword (modules)
>> Some more details:
>> $ uname -a
>> SunOS ns 5.9 Generic_117171-08 sun4u sparc SUNW,Sun-Fire-280R
>> $ /usr/local/ssl/bin/openssl version OpenSSL 0.9.7e 25 Oct 2004
>> On another system, the build succeeds - including SSL support:
>> $ uname -a
>> SunOS excalibur 5.9 Generic_117171-08 sun4u sparc SUNW,Sun-Blade-100
>> $ /usr/local/ssl/bin/openssl version
>> OpenSSL 0.9.7d 17 Mar 2004
>> I have tried lots of hints Google found in the mailing list archives, but
>> none of them succeeded.
>> I'm looking forward to getting any further hints.
>> If you need some further information, I will post it.
>> Regards & thanks in advance,
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