How to statically link legacy provider in openssl-3.1.0 on windows

Tomas Mraz tomas at
Fri Jun 16 13:37:21 UTC 2023

To have the legacy provider built-in you can use the no-module option.

Tomas Mraz, OpenSSL

On Fri, 2023-06-16 at 11:03 +0530, Ishani wrote:
> Hi, 
> I'm little new with using openssl 😅, I have some questions regarding
> enabling of legacy providers statically. 
>   I have built and installed openssl-3.1.0 on windows platform. I
> notice that the binaries generated still are dependent on legacy. dll
> in order to work with legacy algorithms which is dynamic
> behavior(like openssl. exe list -providers lists only default
> provider is legacy. dll is not provided )but I wanted it to be
> statically linked. Is there a way this can be achieved during openssl
> build process ?  If not any other approaches? 
> Please kindly provide me with some kind of help/suggestions...
> Regards
> Ishani

Tomáš Mráz, OpenSSL

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