Subject: Re: Building wget: ssl problems
To: Hisashi T Fujinaka <>
From: Frederick Bruckman <>
List: current-users
Date: 03/20/2003 12:16:27
On Thu, 20 Mar 2003, Hisashi T Fujinaka wrote:

> I guess finals really have fried my brain. I'm unable to figure out why
> wget isn't finding the ssl libraries. It fails with:

> In config.log I also see:
> int main() { RSA_new() ; return 0; } configure:7382: checking for
> SSL_new in -lssl configure:7401: cc -o conftest -O2
>     -I/usr/pkg/include -I/usr/include -I/usr/pkg/include -L/usr/lib
>     /usr/lib -Wl,-R/usr/pkg/lib -L/usr/pkg/lib conftest.c -lssl -lintl
> 1>&5 ld:/usr/lib: file format not recognized; treating as linker
> script ld:/usr/lib:1: parse error

There's a naked "/usr/lib" in there. (I added whitespace to make it
easier to see.) If you can figure out where that's coming from, your
problem is solved.