Building on cygwin: xcrypt error

Corinna Vinschen vinschen at
Thu Jul 30 17:47:13 EST 2009

On Jul 29 14:51, hdf sdesdh wrote:
> Any suggestions or thoughts are appreciated.  I'm trying to build
> OpenSSH with a stable snapshot of Openssl 1.0.0, within cygwin.  After
> much effort, the configure process (./configure --with-tcp-wrappers
> --with-ssl-dir=myssldir) went fine, though I was not able to
> successfully build due to an error:
> [...]
> /home/e/openssh-5.2p1/openbsd-compat/xcrypt.c:78: undefined reference to `_crypt

You haven't installed the crypt package.


Corinna Vinschen
Cygwin Project Co-Leader
Red Hat

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