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

2016-12-02 1.1.0c OpenSSL