Problem with Configure

Darren Tucker dtucker at
Mon Jun 23 00:19:55 EST 2003

The Doctor wrote:
> I try to set up openssh-3.6.1p2  on a baox and get:

What OS and version?

> checking OpenSSL header version... 9060af (OpenSSL 0.9.6j [engine] 10 Apr 2003)
> checking OpenSSL library version... 90605f (OpenSSL 0.9.6e 30 Jul 2002)
> checking whether OpenSSL's headers match the library... no
> configure: error: Your OpenSSL headers do not match your library
> Why are 2 openssls showing up when I am supposed exclusively
>  using openssl-engine-0.9.6g?

You have headers from an earlier version of OpenSSL someplace on your
system.  There's a tool called at [1] which can help you
identify them.  I'd start looking in /usr/include.


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