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Re: [SLE] need libcrypto.so.2 ??
  • From: Ken Schneider <suse-list@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 01 Apr 2005 17:26:38 -0500
  • Message-id: <1112394398.4554.20.camel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Fri, 2005-04-01 at 14:23 -0600, Tom Peters wrote:
> * newbie warning: extreme inexperience ahead * Please speak slowly
> and
> clearly * thank you *
>
> Hello all, read the archive back about a years or so, no joy on this
> subject. Trying to install an rpm on SuSE 9.2 called
> cpqarrayd-2.0-1.i386.rpm which is supposed to get messages from my
> Compaq
> smartarray-2P / SmartArray 3200 SCSI raid controller and log them.
>
> I also have cpqarrayd-2.0-1.src.rpm and cpqarrayd-2.0.tar.gz but
> haven't
> tried to use them yet.
>
> When I try to install it, it barks at me about a lib:
> rpm -Uvh cpqarrayd-2.0-1.i386.rpm
> error: Failed dependencies:
> libcrypto.so.2 is needed by cpqarrayd-2.0-1
>
> I know little about libs and dependencies. I tries to use yast to get
> this
> lib-- no joy. I tried to search for it, not found. I added "provides"
> and
> behold, openssl provides libcrypto, but it's version 0.9.7 and in SuSE
> its
> in /usr/lib and I suspect that's not where the package is looking for
> it.
>
> I have no clue how to tell it where to find it. Trying to trick the
> install, I made a sym link to the 0.9.7 called libcrypto.so.2
> in /usr/lib
>
> Then I ran ldconfig (because someone else suggested it, not because I
> understand why) and even rehash.
>
> Rerunning rpm results in the same message as before.
>
> What should I try next?

Since the rpm provides /usr/lib/libcrypto.so.0.9.7 try this:

1. cd /usr/lib
2. ln -s libcrypto.so.0.9.7 libcrypto.so.2
3. ldconfig
4. rpm -Uvh cpqarrayd-2.0-1.i386.rpm

Let us know if it still fails.


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Ken Schneider
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