Re: [PATCH] Documentation/Changes: Now need OpenSSL devel packages for module signing

From: James Morris
Date: Thu Aug 27 2015 - 18:01:16 EST

On Thu, 27 Aug 2015, David Howells wrote:

> The module signing script (sign-file) used to be a wrapper around the
> openssl program. It has now been replaced by a C program that uses the
> crypto library from the OpenSSL package meaning that the OpenSSL devel
> packages are necessary to provide the devel library link and the header
> files.
> This would be openssl-devel on Fedora and libssl-dev on Debian.
> Reported-by: Stephen Rothwell <sfr@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Signed-off-by: David Howells <dhowells@xxxxxxxxxx>
> Acked-by: Stephen Rothwell <sfr@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>

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James Morris

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