php_openssl.dll: cannot open shared object file

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php_openssl.dll: cannot open shared object file

Postby ifontaine » 23. September 2011 03:06


I'm a newbie with vtiger and manage to install it on ubuntu 10.04 using xampp. I was able to configure webmail with gmail but not to configure the outgoing server.

Since I enabled php_openssl.dll in php.ini I'm getting this warning when I start the xampp server:

Starting XAMPP for Linux 1.7.7...

Warning: PHP Startup: Unable to load dynamic library '/opt/lampp/lib/php/extensions/no-debug-non-zts-20090626/php_openssl.dll' - /opt/lampp/lib/php/extensions/no-debug-non-zts-20090626/php_openssl.dll: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory in Unknown on line 0

I understand, this means that the php_openssl.dll is the dll for windows installation. I did try to install libssl.0.9.8 and modify php.ini accordingly but that didn't work.

:? Could anyone help me on this please ?
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Re: php_openssl.dll: cannot open shared object file

Postby JonB » 23. September 2011 21:28

@ ifontaine -

A. - Are you referring to the 'outgoing SMTP server settings' in vtiger???

B - did you add/uncomment that line for the openssl DLL to your php.ini??? (maybe to try to make the SMTP work???)

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it looks like OpenSSL is included in 1.77

Edited -
I checked OpenSSL is 'compiled-in' in XAMPP/LAMPP 1.77, as a result - no is required. It 'should' show in the Configure Command section when you run phpinfo().

I'm running LAMPP v1.7.4 on this box - no way to check right now, I'm going to check the 1.77 tar shortly.

Good Luck
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