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Re: [GENERAL] Compilation fails --with-ssl on Solaris 8

From: Justin Clift <justin(at)postgresql(dot)org>
To: Arcady Genkin <a(dot)genkin(at)utoronto(dot)ca>
Cc: Postgres-general <pgsql-general(at)postgresql(dot)org>, pgsql-bugs(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: [GENERAL] Compilation fails --with-ssl on Solaris 8
Date: 2001-05-26 01:13:45
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Hi Arcady,

This problem occurs with some versions of OpenSSL on Solaris and

There's an installation guide for PostgreSQL 7.1.1 on Solaris 7/8, and
includes the fix needed for getting SSL to work in your scenario.  The
installation guide is at :

Hope that's helpful.


Regards and best wishes,

Justin Clift

Arcady Genkin wrote:
> System:
>  SunOS 5.8 Generic_108528-07 sun4u sparc SUNW,Ultra-Enterprise
> Configuration options:
>  env CFLAGS='-O2 -pipe' ./configure --prefix=/opt/pgsql \
>        --with-perl --with-python --with-CXX \
>        --with-openssl=/local/lib/openssl
> Compilation fails with the following error:
> In file included from crypt.c:27:
> /usr/include/crypt.h:23: conflicting types for `des_encrypt'
> /local/lib/openssl/include/openssl/des.h:150: previous declaration of `des_encrypt'
> make[3]: *** [crypt.o] Error 1
> make[3]: Leaving directory `/admin/src/postgresql-7.1.1/src/backend/libpq'
> make[2]: *** [libpq-recursive] Error 2
> make[2]: Leaving directory `/admin/src/postgresql-7.1.1/src/backend'
> make[1]: *** [all] Error 2
> make[1]: Leaving directory `/admin/src/postgresql-7.1.1/src'
> make: *** [all] Error 2
> --
> Arcady Genkin
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