[openssl-users] Cant get openssl x509 to work as documented

Salz, Rich rsalz at akamai.com
Tue Aug 22 14:53:55 UTC 2017

>  > SHA256 is not listed as a valid hash.
>    Many more X.509 digest algorithms are supported in this context
>    than (sadly) are listed in the manpage.  Perhaps there should
>   be a command that lists all supported x.509 hash algorithms,
>    and the documentation for commands that take any of the
 >   supported algorithms can just refer the reader to the output
 >   of that command.
Fixed in 1.1.0 and later; “list—digest-algorithms” command.  And the manpages should say things like “any supported digest” and such.

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