Subject: Re: Addendum: More on compiling openssl-0.9.6e failed on pmax
To: Uwe Lienig <>
From: Maciej W. Rozycki <>
List: port-pmax
Date: 08/09/2002 12:16:40
On Fri, 9 Aug 2002, Uwe Lienig wrote:

> I tried to get the version from the installed but after lurking
> around for a cmd that would give me the information I couldn't find one (the lib
> in /usr/lib is named - not really a version number). Is there any
> way to find out the version of an installed library?

 There is a function to get it or you may use the brute force way, i.e.:

$ strings </usr/lib/ | grep OpenSSL

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