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Re: LIBCURL and crypto

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Thu, 17 Apr 2008 11:45:02 +0200 (CEST)

On Thu, 17 Apr 2008, Karandeep Malik wrote:

> I am supposed to replace libcurl 7.18.1 with Libcurl 7.14.3.
> The issue is the earlier libcurl 7.14.3 had a dependency with Crypto which
> was probably used to encrypt the passed data. But with the newer version
> that I have built, there is no such dependency. Now, I am confused whther
> this will cause any problem in the newer setup??
> How do I compile the newer library with CRYPTO support?? Will using
> OPENSSL/SSLEAY do the needful for me ??

libcrypto is a lib that is provided by OpenSSL so if you want libcurl to
support HTTPS/FTPS using OpenSSL, you need libcrypto.

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