[Qgis-developer] Libeay32 dll version conflict
a.neumann at carto.net
Tue Mar 6 08:24:32 EST 2012
Do you know in which directories I need to place the libeay32.dll?
Would it be the directory where the qgis.exe file resides - e.g.
C:\Program Files\OSGeo4W\apps\qgis-dev\bin ?
On Wed, 29 Feb 2012 15:28:39 +0100, JÃ¼rgen E. Fischer wrote:
> Hi Andreas,
> On Wed, 29. Feb 2012 at 14:08:22 +0100, Andreas Neumann wrote:
>> Every once in a while I get a dll version conflict when starting
>> QGIS. Seems
>> like Windows has a newer version of libeay32.dll in \winnt\system32
>> OSGeo4W has a different (older?) version in
> The DLL doesn't belong to Windows, but to some other software that
> also uses
> OpenSSL and put the DLL there.
>> Anybody knows why there is this version conflict? The system wide
>> libeay32.dll - does it have priority over the one in OSGeo4W? Or is
>> some setting I can use?
> Unfortunately the system32 directory has priority and is processed
> before PATH
> is searched (see also ). AFAIK the only way is to (re)move the
> DLL from
> system32 or to put the OSGeo4W version into each osgeo4w directory
> executables that load it are.
>  http://trac.osgeo.org/osgeo4w/ticket/35
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