[Pkg-swan-devel] Bug#747796: strongswan: FTBFS: error: gcrypt library not found

David Suárez david.sephirot at gmail.com
Sun May 11 16:45:02 UTC 2014

Source: strongswan
Version: 5.1.3-2
Severity: serious
Tags: jessie sid
User: debian-qa at lists.debian.org
Usertags: qa-ftbfs-20140510 qa-ftbfs
Justification: FTBFS on amd64


During a rebuild of all packages in sid, your package failed to build on

Relevant part (hopefully):
> checking for main in -lcrypto... yes
> checking openssl/evp.h usability... yes
> checking openssl/evp.h presence... yes
> checking for openssl/evp.h... yes
> checking for main in -lgcrypt... no
> configure: error: gcrypt library not found

The full build log is available from:

A list of current common problems and possible solutions is available at
http://wiki.debian.org/qa.debian.org/FTBFS . You're welcome to contribute!

About the archive rebuild: The rebuild was done on EC2 VM instances from
Amazon Web Services, using a clean, minimal and up-to-date chroot. Every
failed build was retried once to eliminate random failures.

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