Client Programs Linked With the OpenSSL library Segmentation Faults; libcurl; libmysqlclient; libmysqlclient_r (Doc ID 1500251.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

MySQL Server - Version 5.0 to 5.6 [Release 5.0 to 5.6]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Compiling a program using libmysqlclient or libmysqlclient_r from one of the following versions of MySQL may cause the client program to encounter a segmentation fault:

The crash happens if the client program is also linked agains another library which includes the OpenSSL library, a typical example is libcurl.

Cause

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