path: root/doc/man1/x509.pod
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diff --git a/doc/man1/x509.pod b/doc/man1/x509.pod
index 6e4d28815530..547da5da2368 100644
--- a/doc/man1/x509.pod
+++ b/doc/man1/x509.pod
@@ -9,8 +9,8 @@ x509 - Certificate display and signing utility
B<openssl> B<x509>
-[B<-inform DER|PEM|NET>]
-[B<-outform DER|PEM|NET>]
+[B<-inform DER|PEM>]
+[B<-outform DER|PEM>]
[B<-keyform DER|PEM>]
[B<-CAform DER|PEM>]
[B<-CAkeyform DER|PEM>]
@@ -86,16 +86,15 @@ various sections.
Print out a usage message.
-=item B<-inform DER|PEM|NET>
+=item B<-inform DER|PEM>
This specifies the input format normally the command will expect an X509
certificate but this can change if other options such as B<-req> are
present. The DER format is the DER encoding of the certificate and PEM
is the base64 encoding of the DER encoding with header and footer lines
-added. The NET option is an obscure Netscape server format that is now
-obsolete. The default format is PEM.
+added. The default format is PEM.
-=item B<-outform DER|PEM|NET>
+=item B<-outform DER|PEM>
This specifies the output format, the options have the same meaning and default
as the B<-inform> option.