Problem compiling openssh-4.3p2 w/ openssl.0.9.8a on FC3

Roumen Petrov openssh at
Wed Mar 15 08:38:55 EST 2006

Darren Tucker wrote:
> On Tue, Mar 14, 2006 at 10:29:02AM -0800, Colin Dick wrote:
>>gcc -o ssh ssh.o readconf.o clientloop.o sshtty.o sshconnect.o 
> [...]
>>: undefined reference to `dlopen'
>>	Any ideas?  It looks like an incompatibility between OpenSSH and 
>>OpenSSL.  Thanks in advance for any information or suggestions you can 
> OpenSSL now seems to need libdl these days.  You can add it by doing:
> ./configure --with-libs=-ldl

I don't have problems with openssl 0.9.8x either with and without shared libraries.
May by this is redhat/fedora specific ?

Darren configure may remove library dl - see libpam comment near to end.


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