Accessing openssl.cnf in a non-standard place

Alan DeKok aland at
Wed Mar 26 00:33:26 CET 2014

Ian Collins wrote:
> Is it possible though configuration, or failing that by source
> modification, to change the path for openssl.cnf?

  FreeRADIUS doesn't read openssl.conf.

> The system I'm building for (SmartOS) installs all extra packages under
> /opt/local.  So I see several "WARNING: can't open config file:
> /etc/openssl/openssl.cnf" on startup.

  Whatever that error is, it:

a) has nothing to do with FreeRADIUS


b) is because someone locally edited the config files, and broke them.

  Alan DeKok.

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