openssl vs. libressl

Rainer Müller raimue at
Mon Nov 9 13:56:37 PST 2015

On 2015-11-09 22:40, René J.V. Bertin wrote:
> Now what if you do
> %> ln -s libssl.35.dylib libssl.1.0.0.dylib ?
> (assuming that libressl indeed installs libssl.35.dylib)
> If that works, it can be handled with a very simple post-destroot addition in both ports .

You should not do this. It might work for some binaries, but it is not
guaranteed to work in all cases.

See both the official statement and a blog post from a Gentoo developer
explaining the problem:


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