Welcome! Log In Create A New Profile

Advanced

Re: Use prebuilt Bzip, zLib and OpenSSL?

Thomas Ward
January 11, 2022 04:04PM
Which NGINX are you attempting to compile?  Last I checked only the
1.21.x branch (Mainline) has support for PRCE2, unless I missed a stable
branch release note...


Thomas


On 1/11/22 15:45, Jeffrey Walton wrote:
> On Tue, Jan 11, 2022 at 8:27 AM Maxim Dounin<mdounin@mdounin.ru> wrote:
>> Hello!
>>
>> On Mon, Jan 10, 2022 at 10:40:09PM -0500, Jeffrey Walton wrote:
>>
>>> I need to build a modern Nginx from sources on an older platform. The
>>> need arises because the organization can't upgrade a particular set of
>>> machines. We want to set up a Nginx proxy to handle the front-end
>>> work.
>>>
>>> I've got Bzip, zLib and OpenSSL built and installed in /opt, but I am
>>> having trouble getting Nginx to compile and [presumably] link against
>>> them. In this case we don't want Nginx building them from sources.
>>> Rather, we want Nginx to use the includes in /opt/include, and the
>>> libraries in /opt/lib.
>>>
>>> Typically GNU software using Autotools use an option like
>>> --with-openssl-prefix. Nginx does not provide the option. Nginx also
>>> does not provide the customary --includedir and --libdir. (And I
>>> understand Nginx is not GNU).
>>>
>>> How do we tell Nginx the prefix path for the libraries?
>> The --with-cc-opt and --with-ld-opt should work:
>>
>> ./configure --with-cc-opt="-I /opt/include" --with-ld-opt="-L /opt/lib" ...
>>
>> See docs for details:
>>
>> http://nginx.org/en/docs/configure.html
> Ok, I think I see what the problem is... I used --with-cc-opt and
> --with-ld-opt, but configure still failed:
>
> ...
> checking for openat(), fstatat() ... found
> checking for getaddrinfo() ... found
> checking for PCRE library ... not found
> checking for PCRE library in /usr/local/ ... not found
> checking for PCRE library in /usr/include/pcre/ ... not found
> checking for PCRE library in /usr/pkg/ ... not found
> checking for PCRE library in /opt/local/ ... not found
>
> I'm using PCRE2, not PCRE:
>
> $ ls $HOME/tmp/include
> autosprintf.h idn2.h pcre2.h unigbrk.h uniwbrk.h
> bzlib.h libcharset.h pcre2posix.h unilbrk.h uniwidth.h
> db_cxx.h libxml2 readline uniname.h zconf.h
> db.h localcharset.h textstyle uninorm.h zlib.h
> dbm.h ncurses textstyle.h unistdio.h
> gdbm.h ncursesw unicase.h unistr.h
> gettext-po.h ndbm.h uniconv.h unistring
> iconv.h openssl unictype.h unitypes.h
>
> PCRE was end-of-life last year. PCRE also has several open bugs
> against it. I tried to get the maintainer to take patches for PCRE and
> release one more version but he did not. There's no reason to use PCRE
> nowadays since PCRE is unmaintained and PCRE2 is available.
>
> So I guess the question now is, can I tell Nginx to use PCRE2?
>
> Jeff
> _______________________________________________
> nginx mailing list
> nginx@nginx.org
> http://mailman.nginx.org/mailman/listinfo/nginx
>_______________________________________________
nginx mailing list
nginx@nginx.org
http://mailman.nginx.org/mailman/listinfo/nginx
Subject Author Posted

Use prebuilt Bzip, zLib and OpenSSL?

noloader January 10, 2022 10:42PM

Re: Use prebuilt Bzip, zLib and OpenSSL?

Maxim Dounin January 11, 2022 08:28AM

Re: Use prebuilt Bzip, zLib and OpenSSL?

noloader January 11, 2022 03:46PM

Re: Use prebuilt Bzip, zLib and OpenSSL?

Thomas Ward January 11, 2022 04:04PM

Re: Use prebuilt Bzip, zLib and OpenSSL?

noloader January 11, 2022 04:12PM

Re: Use prebuilt Bzip, zLib and OpenSSL?

noloader January 11, 2022 04:28PM



Sorry, only registered users may post in this forum.

Click here to login

Online Users

Guests: 127
Record Number of Users: 6 on February 13, 2018
Record Number of Guests: 421 on December 02, 2018
Powered by nginx      Powered by FreeBSD      PHP Powered      Powered by MariaDB      ipv6 ready