instructions for ubuntu 12.04
In fact Ubuntu 12.04 allows you to install both 1.0 and 0.9.8, just:
apt-get install libssl0.9.8
instructions for centos 6 and amazon basic ami
yum install openssl098e
the upgrade from 1.8.x to 2.0 use cases is a bug to be fixed and also documented if needed here : http://www.couchbase.com/issues/browse/MB-4862
this bug is to document how users can install the missing dependencies when needed
From Dipti / bug-scrub....
dev support only for ubuntu 12.04.
production support for ubuntu 12.04 to be added in 2.0.1.
centos 6 will be supported at production level in 2.0.
Documentation has been updated with the required dependency note