version

Name

version -- print OpenSSL version information

Synopsis

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

DESCRIPTION

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

OPTIONS

-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.

NOTES

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

HISTORY

The -d option was added in OpenSSL 0.9.7.