[Bro] error configuring Bro

Christian Kreibich christian at whoop.org
Wed Nov 12 13:23:59 PST 2008

On Fri, 2008-11-07 at 21:46 -0700, Sirisha wrote:
> Hi
> I'm trying again to configure Bro with the following options
>  ./configure --enable-shippedpcap --with-openssl=/usr/local/ssl
> checking openssl/ssl.h usability... yes
> checking openssl/ssl.h presence... yes
> checking for openssl/ssl.h... yes
> checking for OPENSSL_add_all_algorithms_conf in -lcrypto... no
> configure: error: cannot find libcrypto, sorry
> configure: error: ./configure failed for aux/broccoli
> there is a file libcrypto.a in /usr/local/ssl/lib, why is it not able to find? should I specify the path? with what option?
> thanks for your help.

Hi, do you get the above output during Bro's configuration, or
Broccoli's? As always, posting the relevant parts of config.log is going
to be crucial in solving this one.


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