Subject: Re: OpenSSL and pkgconfig clash
To: Juan RP <>
From: George Michaelson <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 11/30/2004 15:38:29
On Tue, 30 Nov 2004 00:38:14 +0100 Juan RP <>

>On Tue, 30 Nov 2004 09:01:21 +1000
>George Michaelson <> wrote:
>> >Can you give an example pkgsrc package that has this problem?
>> pkgsrc/mail/sylpheed-claws -it has openssl to do SMTP-AUTH, and ssl
>The attached patch should fix the OpenSSL check for sylpheed-claws without
>using the pkgconfig file (not tested!)
>Also available in

didn't work. It still said:

checking for pkg-config... /usr/pkg/bin/pkg-config
checking for openssl >= 0.9.7... Package openssl was not found in the
pkg-config search path. Perhaps you should add the directory containing
`openssl.pc' to the PKG_CONFIG_PATH environment variable
No package 'openssl' found

after a make clean/make cycle.