[openssl-dev] [openssl.org #4169] openssl-1.0.2e build still recommends deprecated (unnecessary?) `make depend`, returns numerous warnings abt not finding stddef.h

PGNet Dev via RT rt at openssl.org
Mon Mar 14 19:47:00 UTC 2016

On 03/14/2016 12:41 PM, Salz, Rich via RT wrote:
>> 'make clean', without 'make depend' does NOT build.
>> using 'make depend' BUILDS, but not without 1000's of lines of 'warnings'.
> Ignore them.  'make depend' attempts to optimize dependencies so that only what's needed is built.  In this particular case it's more trouble than it's worth.

So we're back to --

In order build openssl 1.0.2g

	use `make depend` when prompted -- i.e., do NOT ignore the advice
	but DO ignore the 1000's of lines of output, and just proceed to 
subsequent `make`

And that resultant build is considered a reliable build.

Is that correct?

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