Compiling Apache 2.2 with SSL RedHat CentOS


Get the latest stable version from

Configure OpenSSL with shared option and install it

Create symbolic link, helpfully for a future openssl upgrade

Add OpenSSL libraries to ldconfig and reload it


Get the latest httpd stable version 2.2 from

Configure Apache with shared mods and ssl, disable userdir and autoindex

Copy init script to init.d

Change httpd, pidfile and CONFFILE variables

Start Apache

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