r7664 - trunk/BOOK/postlfs/security

bdubbs at linuxfromscratch.org bdubbs at linuxfromscratch.org
Wed Dec 24 14:18:35 PST 2008


Author: bdubbs
Date: 2008-12-24 15:18:34 -0700 (Wed, 24 Dec 2008)
New Revision: 7664

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/postlfs/security/openssl.xml
Log:
Add notes about zlib-dynamic and openssl.cnf to openssl.

Modified: trunk/BOOK/postlfs/security/openssl.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/postlfs/security/openssl.xml	2008-12-24 21:46:34 UTC (rev 7663)
+++ trunk/BOOK/postlfs/security/openssl.xml	2008-12-24 22:18:34 UTC (rev 7664)
@@ -86,8 +86,14 @@
 ./config --openssldir=/etc/ssl --prefix=/usr shared &&
 make MANDIR=/usr/share/man</userinput></screen>
 
-    <para>To test the results, issue: <command>make test</command>.</para>
+    <para>To test the results, issue: <command>make test</command>.  Note that the
+    test results/output depend on the availability of /etc/ssl/openssl.cnf.  If
+    running the tests for the first time run the following as the 
+    <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user before running the
+    tests:</para>
 
+<screen role="root"><userinput>install -v ./apps/openssl.cnf /etc/ssl/</userinput></screen>
+
     <para>Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:</para>
 
 <screen role="root"><userinput>make MANDIR=/usr/share/man install &&
@@ -113,6 +119,11 @@
     virtual hosts in Apache, while using only one IP address and one port for
     all virtual hosts.</para>
 
+    <para><option>zlib-dynamic</option>: When added to the
+    <command>./config</command> command, this switch will enable 
+    use of <filename>libz.so</filename> for compression/decompression.
+    </para>
+
     <para><command>make MANDIR=/usr/share/man; make MANDIR=/usr/share/man
     install</command>: These commands install
     <application>OpenSSL</application> with the man pages in




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