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I'm using Aws AIM. So, how to install openSSL? I have no idea how to do it.

It is because I want to compile node.js with ssl so that I can have crypto support.

I tried pkg-config..etc from here: Node.js installation: openssl not installed

however, apt-get doesn't exist. pkg-config doesn't recognize the -lssl

I totally have no idea..

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The "Official" Amazon Linux Images are based off a CentOS image, so you want to use yum as your package manager, not apt-get.

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there are a ton of community ami's that are based of ubuntu also – Mike Feb 2 '11 at 16:31
thanks. i got it working now. .thanks. basically, I need to install openssl_devl , the development tool. :) – seatoskyhk Feb 2 '11 at 17:34

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