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- OpenSSL 1.0.2o 27 Mar 2018
+ OpenSSL 1.1.1 11 Sep 2018
- Copyright (c) 1998-2015 The OpenSSL Project
+ Copyright (c) 1998-2018 The OpenSSL Project
Copyright (c) 1995-1998 Eric A. Young, Tim J. Hudson
All rights reserved.
@@ -10,11 +10,8 @@
The OpenSSL Project is a collaborative effort to develop a robust,
commercial-grade, fully featured, and Open Source toolkit implementing the
- Secure Sockets Layer (SSLv3) and Transport Layer Security (TLS) protocols as
- well as a full-strength general purpose cryptograpic library. The project is
- managed by a worldwide community of volunteers that use the Internet to
- communicate, plan, and develop the OpenSSL toolkit and its related
- documentation.
+ Transport Layer Security (TLS) protocols (including SSLv3) as well as a
+ full-strength general purpose cryptographic library.
OpenSSL is descended from the SSLeay library developed by Eric A. Young
and Tim J. Hudson. The OpenSSL toolkit is licensed under a dual-license (the
@@ -27,10 +24,10 @@
The OpenSSL toolkit includes:
- libssl.a:
+ libssl (with platform specific naming):
Provides the client and server-side implementations for SSLv3 and TLS.
- libcrypto.a:
+ libcrypto (with platform specific naming):
Provides general cryptographic and X.509 support needed by SSL/TLS but
not logically part of it.
@@ -48,20 +45,16 @@
------------
See the appropriate file:
- INSTALL Linux, Unix, etc.
- INSTALL.DJGPP DOS platform with DJGPP
- INSTALL.NW Netware
- INSTALL.OS2 OS/2
- INSTALL.VMS VMS
- INSTALL.W32 Windows (32bit)
- INSTALL.W64 Windows (64bit)
- INSTALL.WCE Windows CE
+ INSTALL Linux, Unix, Windows, OpenVMS, ...
+ NOTES.* INSTALL addendums for different platforms
SUPPORT
-------
See the OpenSSL website www.openssl.org for details on how to obtain
- commercial technical support.
+ commercial technical support. Free community support is available through the
+ openssl-users email list (see
+ https://www.openssl.org/community/mailinglists.html for further details).
If you have any problems with OpenSSL then please take the following steps
first:
@@ -69,23 +62,22 @@
- Download the latest version from the repository
to see if the problem has already been addressed
- Configure with no-asm
- - Remove compiler optimisation flags
+ - Remove compiler optimization flags
If you wish to report a bug then please include the following information
and create an issue on GitHub:
- - On Unix systems:
- Self-test report generated by 'make report'
- - On other systems:
- OpenSSL version: output of 'openssl version -a'
- OS Name, Version, Hardware platform
- Compiler Details (name, version)
+ - OpenSSL version: output of 'openssl version -a'
+ - Configuration data: output of 'perl configdata.pm --dump'
+ - OS Name, Version, Hardware platform
+ - Compiler Details (name, version)
- Application Details (name, version)
- Problem Description (steps that will reproduce the problem, if known)
- Stack Traceback (if the application dumps core)
Just because something doesn't work the way you expect does not mean it
- is necessarily a bug in OpenSSL.
+ is necessarily a bug in OpenSSL. Use the openssl-users email list for this type
+ of query.
HOW TO CONTRIBUTE TO OpenSSL
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