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Date: Sat, 29 Apr 2006 03:19:17 -0400
From: "Arvind Sood" <asood74@...il.com>
To: john-users@...ts.openwall.com
Subject: Re: Error while installing Jumbo Patch

Solar Designer,

Many thanks for your help once again. JTR is now patched and
working.Pleaseconsider the following question

- The OpenSSL documentation says that for "historic reasons" SSL is
installed in /usr/bin/ssl (refer the OpenSSL INSTALL file). Since many JTR
users may end up installing it here, would you consider amending the
MAKEFILE to use this path by default in the -I and -L parameters?

Kind regards,
Arvind


On 28/04/06, Solar Designer <solar@...nwall.com> wrote:
>
> On Fri, Apr 28, 2006 at 05:37:52PM -0400, Arvind Sood wrote:
> > x86-mmx.o -o ../run/john -lcrypto -lssl
> > /usr/bin/ld: cannot find -lcrypto
>
> You need to move the -L... option from the CFLAGS to either the LDFLAGS
> or the LIBS line - and you need to set it correctly for your system.
> Most likely, -L/usr/local/ssl/lib will be correct for you.
>
> Erik - the jumbo patch is wrong in its placing of the -L... into CFLAGS.
> It should be in LDFLAGS or LIBS.  The reason this was not noticed before
> is that most modern systems have OpenSSL libs in the default search paths.
>
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