useless search box on openssl.org
Dr. Matthias St. Pierre
Matthias.St.Pierre at ncp-e.com
Thu Nov 18 23:03:33 UTC 2021
It's a little bit strange though that according to Google the page was cached on 2. Nov 2021, which is only two and a half weeks ago.
Have the manual pages for 1.1.0 been deleted only recently?
> -----Original Message-----
> From: openssl-users <openssl-users-bounces at openssl.org> On Behalf Of Dr Paul Dale
> Sent: Thursday, November 18, 2021 11:32 PM
> To: openssl-users at openssl.org
> Subject: Re: useless search box on openssl.org
> It would be nice if the search engines checked for URL validity and
> cleaned their caches from time to time.
> Apart from keeping dross around from old unsupported versions, I don't
> think there is much the project can do about this unfortunately.
> On 19/11/21 7:48 am, Michael Richardson wrote:
> > If you go to any page on openssl.org, and using the search box, you enter,
> > say:
> > X509_get_ext_d2i
> > then you go to:
> > https://www.google.com/search?sitesearch=www.openssl.org&q=X509_get_ext_d2i
> > which gives me, aas the top link:
> > X509V3_get_d2i - OpenSSLhttps://www.openssl.org › man3 › X509_get_ext_d2i
> > X509V3_get_ext_d2i() looks for an extension with OID nid in the extensions x
> > and, if found, decodes it. If idx is NULL then only one occurrence of an
> > extension ...
> > which is a link to:
> > https://www.openssl.org/docs/man1.1.0/man3/X509_get_ext_d2i.html
> > which is Page Not Found. I guess because man1.1.1 is now current.
> > With no forwarder.
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