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authorzzak <zzak@b2dd03c8-39d4-4d8f-98ff-823fe69b080e>2015-07-12 16:41:32 +0000
committerzzak <zzak@b2dd03c8-39d4-4d8f-98ff-823fe69b080e>2015-07-12 16:41:32 +0000
commit385c0f1028e24e1dcb74bebe16c0c59e00c5b6e6 (patch)
treeb07953c650ac8791bd57c0d9ac5065f1fb042588 /ext/openssl/ossl.c
parent3876d755851fa2890326f73d2e8b6bc9d838d637 (diff)
* ext/openssl/ossl.c: [DOC] Backport ruby/openssl@dbb3fdb [Bug #11345]
Thanks to Tomoya Chiba for the report and help with patch. git-svn-id: svn+ssh://ci.ruby-lang.org/ruby/trunk@51222 b2dd03c8-39d4-4d8f-98ff-823fe69b080e
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diff --git a/ext/openssl/ossl.c b/ext/openssl/ossl.c
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--- a/ext/openssl/ossl.c
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@@ -556,6 +556,20 @@ static void Init_ossl_locks(void)
* OpenSSL provides SSL, TLS and general purpose cryptography. It wraps the
* OpenSSL[http://www.openssl.org/] library.
*
+ * = Install
+ *
+ * OpenSSL comes bundled with the Standard Library of Ruby.
+ *
+ * This means the OpenSSL extension is compiled with Ruby and packaged on
+ * build. During compile time, Ruby will need to link against the OpenSSL
+ * library on your system. However, you cannot use openssl provided by Apple to
+ * build standard library openssl.
+ *
+ * If you use OSX, you should install another openssl and run ```./configure
+ * --with-openssl-dir=/path/to/another-openssl```. For Homebrew user, run `brew
+ * install openssl` and then ```./configure --with-openssl-dir=`brew prefix
+ * openssl` ```.
+ *
* = Examples
*
* All examples assume you have loaded OpenSSL with: