Porting Library - Missing "openssl.mk"

Emery Hemingway ehmry at posteo.net
Tue Nov 6 10:21:55 CET 2018


The LIBS you want are probably "libssl" and "libcrypto", its a bit
unintuitive but its a split library. See repos/libports/lib/mk/curl.inc
as an example.


On Tuesday, November 6, 2018 3:52:43 AM CET, John J. Karcher wrote:
> Hello,
> I have been slowly working on porting "libvncserver" to Genode, 
> as my introduction to the art form.  I am new to this sort of 
> thing, but the Porting Guide is good, and there are plenty of 
> examples in "libports", so I have been able to force my way 
> through most of the problems I have encountered so far.  (I will 
> have questions later about the correct way of doing things, 
> however.)
> But I have hit a problem that I can't figure out.
> The library depends on several external libraries; so far all 
> of them are already in "libports".  But one of the dependencies 
> is "openssl", and I get the following error when running "make":
>   "Library-description file openssl.mk is missing"
> This indeed appears to be the case, both in my local source 
> tree and on GitHub.
> Do I need to do something different for "openssl", or is it 
> really a missing file?
>  Thanks!

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