Originally Posted by imfede
important question: in your third line, "i'd recommend against just ..." should be "i'd reccommend again just"? if not i don't understand why i have to symlink openssl 0.9 to openssl 1 and not just change the library name during the compile. but i can be completely wrong since the sentence "the soname was bumped for a reason, so expect ABI mismatches if you do that" make no sense for me. i'm a noob here, have to study a lot
oh and btw my kindle has the 5.0.4 fw.
"against" was correct. The major version changed from 0.x to 1.x, so symlinking may cause ABI mismatch errors, as suggested above...
The linux kernel (and other stuff) changed in 5.0.4. So the required libs may be for 5.0.3 and earlier...