version.1ssl man page

version — print OpenSSL version information

Synopsis

openssl version [-help] [-a] [-v] [-b] [-o] [-f] [-p] [-d] [-e]

Description

This command is used to print out version information about OpenSSL.

Options

-help

Print out a usage message.

-a

all information, this is the same as setting all the other flags.

-v

the current OpenSSL version.

-b

the date the current version of OpenSSL was built.

-o

option information: various options set when the library was built.

-f

compilation flags.

-p

platform setting.

-d

OPENSSLDIR setting.

-e

ENGINESDIR setting.

Notes

The output of openssl version -a would typically be used when sending in a bug report.

Info

2017-05-25 1.1.0f OpenSSL