NetBSD Problem Report #38870

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Subject: openssl-0.9.8gnb1 fails to configure on IRIX if CFLAGS set
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>Number:         38870
>Category:       pkg
>Synopsis:       openssl-0.9.8gnb1 fails to configure on IRIX if CFLAGS set
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       serious
>Priority:       medium
>Responsible:    irix-pkg-people
>State:          open
>Class:          sw-bug
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Thu Jun 05 14:35:00 +0000 2008
>Last-Modified:  Mon Jul 14 12:40:01 +0000 2008
>Originator:     Stuart Shelton
>Release:        pkgsrc latest from CVS
IRIX 6.5.30; MIPSpro Compilers: Version 7.4.4m

Attempting to build the latest openssl results in:

netbsd@fuel ~/security/openssl # bmake clean && bmake test
===> su-do-clean [openssl-0.9.8gnb1] ===> Cleaning for openssl-0.9.8gnb1
=> Bootstrap dependency digest>=20010302: found digest-20080510
=> Bootstrap dependency tnftp-[0-9]*: found tnftp-20070806
===> _flavor-check-vulnerable [openssl-0.9.8gnb1] ===> Checking for vulnerabilities in openssl-0.9.8gnb1
=> Checksum SHA1 OK for openssl-0.9.8g.tar.gz
=> Checksum RMD160 OK for openssl-0.9.8g.tar.gz
===> depends-message [openssl-0.9.8gnb1] ===> Installing dependencies for openssl-0.9.8gnb1
The supported build options for openssl are:

        idea mdc2 rc5

The currently selected options are:

        idea mdc2 rc5

You can select which build options to use by setting PKG_DEFAULT_OPTIONS
or the following variable.  Its current value is shown:

        PKG_OPTIONS.openssl = idea mdc2 rc5

=> Build dependency gmake>=3.81: found gmake-3.81
=> Build dependency patch>=2.2: found patch-2.5.4nb2
===> tools-message [openssl-0.9.8gnb1] ===> Overriding tools for openssl-0.9.8gnb1
===> extract-message [openssl-0.9.8gnb1] ===> Extracting for openssl-0.9.8gnb1
===> patch-message [openssl-0.9.8gnb1] ===> Patching for openssl-0.9.8gnb1
=> Applying pkgsrc patches for openssl-0.9.8gnb1
===> wrapper-message [openssl-0.9.8gnb1] ===> Creating toolchain wrappers for openssl-0.9.8gnb1
===> configure-message [openssl-0.9.8gnb1] ===> Configuring for openssl-0.9.8gnb1
cd /usr/bsd/var/tmp/security/openssl/work/openssl-0.9.8g && /usr/bsd/bin/perl util/ /usr/bsd/bin/perl
Operating system: mips4-sgi-irix64
WARNING! If you wish to build 64-bit library, then you have to
         invoke './Configure irix64-mips4-cc' *manually*.
         You have about 5 seconds to press Ctrl-C to abort.
Configuring for irix-mips3-cc
target already defined - irix-mips3-cc (offending arg: 1174,1183,1185,1552,3970,3968)
*** Error code 255

bmake: stopped in /usr/bsd/src/security/openssl
*** Error code 1

bmake: stopped in /usr/bsd/src/security/openssl


My environment includes:

netbsd@fuel ~/security/openssl # env | grep FLAG
CPPFLAGS=-I/usr/bsd/include -D__inline__=inline
CXXFLAGS=-O2 -n32 -mips4 -r14000 -float_const -use_readonly_const -TARG:isa=mips4:platform=ip35:processor=r14000 -TENV:zeroinit_in_bss=ON -OPT:fast_io=ON:Olimit=8192:reorg_common=ON:swp=ON -LNO:auto_dist=ON:fusion_peeling_limit=8:gather_scatter=2 -woff 1174,1183,1185,1552,3970,3968 -FE:eliminate_duplicate_inline_copies:template_in_elf_section
CFLAGS=-c99 -O2 -n32 -mips4 -r14000 -float_const -use_readonly_const -TARG:isa=mips4:platform=ip35:processor=r14000 -TENV:zeroinit_in_bss=ON -OPT:fast_io=ON:Olimit=8192:reorg_common=ON:swp=ON -LNO:auto_dist=ON:fusion_peeling_limit=8:gather_scatter=2 -woff 1174,1183,1185,1552,3970,3968
FFLAGS=-n32 -mip4 -r14000 -TARG:isa=mips4,platform=ip35,processor=r14000

... it appears that the Configure script for openssl picks up one or more of these and thinks that having FLAGS defined more than once is somehow an error.

If I invoke 'bmake clean && CFLAGS="" bmake test', then the build proceeds to:

cc -DMONOLITH -I.. -I../include  -DOPENSSL_THREADS -D_SGI_MP_SOURCE -DDSO_DLFCN -DHAVE_DLFCN_H -n32 -n32 -n32 -mips3 -O2 -use_readonly_const -G0 -rdata_shared -DTERMIOS -DB_ENDIAN -DBN_DIV3W -I/usr/bsd/include -D__inline__=inline  -c -o openssl.o openssl.c
rm -f openssl
shlib_target=; if [ -n "" ]; then \
                shlib_target="irix-shared"; \
        fi; \
        LIBRARIES="-L.. -lssl  -L.. -lcrypto" ; \
        /usr/bsd/bin/gmake -f ../Makefile.shared -e \
                APPNAME=openssl OBJECTS="openssl.o verify.o asn1pars.o req.o dgst.o dh.o dhparam.o enc.o passwd.o gendh.o errstr.o ca.o pkcs7.o crl2p7.o crl.o rsa.o rsautl.o dsa.o dsaparam.o ec.o ecparam.o x509.o genrsa.o gendsa.o s_server.o s_client.o speed.o s_time.o apps.o s_cb.o s_socket.o app_rand.o version.o sess_id.o ciphers.o nseq.o pkcs12.o pkcs8.o spkac.o smime.o rand.o engine.o ocsp.o prime.o" \
                LIBDEPS=" $LIBRARIES -Wl,-v,-s,-x,-n32,-mips4,-rdata_shared,-allow_jump_at_eop,-rpath,/usr/bsd/lib -Wl,-rpath,/usr/bsd/lib " \
gmake[2]: Entering directory `/usr/bsd/var/tmp/security/openssl/work/openssl-0.9.8g/apps'
ld32: ERROR   4  : Conflicting flag setting: -mips4
        -mips3 may conflict with -mips1
gmake[2]: *** [link_app.irix] Error 2
gmake[2]: Leaving directory `/usr/bsd/var/tmp/security/openssl/work/openssl-0.9.8g/apps'
gmake[1]: *** [openssl] Error 2
gmake[1]: Leaving directory `/usr/bsd/var/tmp/security/openssl/work/openssl-0.9.8g/apps'
gmake: *** [build_apps] Error 1
*** Error code 2

bmake: stopped in /usr/bsd/src/security/openssl
*** Error code 1

bmake: stopped in /usr/bsd/src/security/openssl

... so despite my machines clearly being of mips4 ABI, openssl makes assumptions and breaks because it assumes mips3.

'CFLAGS="" LDFLAGS="${LDFLAGS/,-mips4,/,}" bmake test' does appear to work - but this should either be ensured in the pkgsrc Makefile or (better) any specified CFLAGS/LDFLAGS should actually be used rather than overridden.



Responsible-Changed-From-To: pkg-manager->irix-pkg-people
Responsible-Changed-When: Sat, 07 Jun 2008 14:45:24 +0000
Problem on IRIX.

From: "Stuart Shelton" <>
Subject: Re: pkg/38870 (openssl-0.9.8gnb1 fails to configure on IRIX if CFLAGS set)
Date: Mon, 14 Jul 2008 13:35:09 +0100

 Problem still exists in openssl-0.9.8h - although I've now found that
 CFLAGS don't have to be entirely unset, but that the "woff" option
 cannot be specified.  That's weird...


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