Subject: Re: OpenSSL upgrade does not bump minor version of shared libs
To: Olaf Seibert <>
From: David Brownlee <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/26/2001 15:48:11
	Just curious - do you have a spare machine on which you could
	compile binary packages for the upgrade?

		David/absolute		-- No hype required --

On Thu, 26 Apr 2001, Olaf Seibert wrote:

> The OpenSSL in pkgsrc has been upgraded from 0.9.5 to 0.9.6. Yet the
> shared libraries it installs have the same version number
> ( and Is this correct? Can I just
> replace the old library with the new one (as this non-change implies)?
> The specific reason I am asking was because I wanted to
> FORCE_PKG_REGISTER openssl 0.9.6, so that I do not have to deinstall
> sendmail and all the other things that depend on openssl while the
> upgrade process is recompiling them (ap-ssl-2.7.1 lynx-
> imap-uw-2000.0.3nb1 php-imap- imp-2.2.4 openssh-2.5.1p1
> mutt-1.2.5i pine-4.33 links-0.95 and sendmail-8.11.3), a process which I
> expect will take longer than acceptible to have sendmail out of order.
> I only want a new openssh for now...
> -Olaf.