[openssl-dev] [openssl.org #4418] Apple configuration delay does not respond to Ctrl-C, proceeds with configuration

Richard Levitte via RT rt at openssl.org
Sun Mar 13 10:41:43 UTC 2016

I just witnessed it freeze when pressing ^C, never getting out of read. That
fix seems to be to add `exit 0` in the trap string. That fix is currently in

Vid Sun, 13 Mar 2016 kl. 04.27.06, skrev noloader at gmail.com:
> When running a naked "./config" on Apple platforms (both Intel and
> PowerPC), the following message is displayed:
> PowerMac:openssl$ ./config
> Operating system: ppc-apple-darwinDarwin Kernel Version 9.8.0: Wed Jul
> 15 16:57:01 PDT 2009; root:xnu-1228.15.4~1/RELEASE_PPC
> WARNING! If you wish to build 64-bit library, then you have to
> invoke './Configure darwin64-ppc-cc' *manually*.
> You have about 5 seconds to press Ctrl-C to abort.
> The problem is, the script does _not_ respond to Ctrl-C. It waits and
> then configures itself.

Richard Levitte
levitte at openssl.org

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