openssl: Implementation of the SSL and TLS protocols

Description

From wikipedia: OpenSSL is an open source implementation of the SSL and TLS protocols. The core library (written in the C programming language) implements the basic cryptographic functions and provides various utility functions. Wrappers allowing the use of the OpenSSL library in a variety of computer languages are available.

License

  • Apache License v2 (considered compatible with GPL v3)

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Type

standard

Version Information

package-version.txt:

3.0.2

Equivalent System Packages

alpine: install the following packages: openssl-dev

arch:

$ sudo pacman -S  openssl

conda:

$ conda install openssl

cygwin:

$ apt-cyg install libssl-devel

Debian/Ubuntu:

$ sudo apt-get install  openssl libssl-dev

Fedora/Redhat/CentOS:

$ sudo yum install  openssl openssl-devel

freebsd:

$ sudo pkg install security/openssl

homebrew:

$ brew install openssl

macports: install the following packages: openssl

nix:

$ nix-env --install openssl

opensuse:

$ sudo zypper install "pkgconfig(libssl)"

slackware:

$ sudo slackpkg install openssl openssl-solibs

void:

$ sudo xbps-install  openssl-devel

See https://repology.org/project/openssl/versions

If the system package is installed, ./configure will check whether it can be used.