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Re: SSL Support Disabled Message

From: Daniel Stenberg <>
Date: Sat, 4 Oct 2003 17:29:42 +0200 (CEST)

On Fri, 3 Oct 2003, Sharma, Amit wrote:

> After about 10 days of occasional battling with the "curl: (6) Couldn't
> resolve host issue", I finally managed to solve it. Now am able to play
> around with getting pages and headers etc, using cURL. However, when I try
> to access an https page, I get the message: curl: (1) libcurl was built with
> SSL disabled, https: not supported!.

> I checked the list of pakages on the system and it lists openssl in there.
> Did I missing any flag or something during compilation of cURL for SSL
> support or does anybody knows of some tweaking that could help me solve
> this.

The docs/INSTALL document describes how to build curl and libcurl. The
configure script attempts to detect your OpenSSL installation, but you may
need to use --with-ssl to point it out.

 Daniel Stenberg -- curl: been grokking URLs since 1998
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Received on 2003-10-04