Ah, thanks Kaspar. That explains it.
> Am 28.06.2015 um 17:20 schrieb Kaspar Brand <httpd-dev.2...@velox.ch>: > >> On 23.06.2015 13:40, Stefan Eissing wrote: >> Sorry for missing that: it is still dynamically linked. >> >>> Am 23.06.2015 um 13:39 schrieb Rainer Jung <rainer.j...@kippdata.de>: >>> >>> Am 23.06.2015 um 11:34 schrieb Stefan Eissing: >>>> Sorry to bother the list, but I am banging my head against the wall trying >>>> to build mod_ssl linked statically with openssl on Ubuntu. >>>> >>>> Is there something obvious that I miss in my >>>> >>>> configure --enable-ssl=shared --with-ssl=$(BLD_PREFIX) >>>> --enable-ssl-staticlib-deps >>>> >>>> ? It works under OS X, but not on Ubuntu 10.04 LTS. $(BLD_PREFIX)/lib shows >>>> -rw-r--r-- 1 sei sei 4498826 Jun 22 18:40 libcrypto.a >>>> lrwxrwxrwx 1 sei sei 18 Jun 22 18:40 libcrypto.so -> >>>> libcrypto.so.1.0.0 >>>> -r-xr-xr-x 1 sei sei 2682743 Jun 22 18:40 libcrypto.so.1.0.0 >>>> ... >>>> -rw-r--r-- 1 sei sei 829936 Jun 22 18:40 libssl.a >>>> lrwxrwxrwx 1 sei sei 15 Jun 22 18:40 libssl.so -> libssl.so.1.0.0 >>>> -r-xr-xr-x 1 sei sei 549375 Jun 22 18:40 libssl.so.1.0.0 >>> >>> What does "not work" mean? Any errors (which) or is mod_ssl still linked >>> against the shared libs? > > I think you might have been mislead by the naming of the > "--enable-ssl-staticlib-deps" option: it does not have the effect of > forcing mod_ssl.so to be linked statically - it only adds those those > libraries which are "suitable for static linking" (see the documentation > on "--static" in pkg-config(1)). > > The essential point is that the $(BLD_PREFIX)/lib directory must not > include any shared libraries (see also > https://mail-archives.apache.org/mod_mbox/httpd-dev/201504.mbox/%3C554072B0.40708%40velox.ch%3E). > As long as libtool finds shared libraries in this directory, it will > prefer them over the static ones. > > Kaspar