changes: add note about application output formatting differences.

Fixes #13220

Reviewed-by: Tomas Mraz <>
(Merged from
Pauli 2 years ago
parent 22d1138fe2
commit 28a8d07d7f

@ -134,6 +134,15 @@ OpenSSL 3.0
Previously (in 1.1.1) they would return -2. For key types that do not have
parameters then EVP_PKEY_param_check() will always return 1.
* The output from the command line applications may have minor
changes. These are primarily changes in capitalisation and white
space. However, in some cases, there are additional differences.
For example, the DH parameters output from `dhparam` now lists 'P',
'Q', 'G' and 'pcounter' instead of 'prime', 'generator', 'subgroup
order' and 'counter' respectively.
*Paul Dale*
* The output from numerous "printing" functions such as X509_signature_print(),
X509_print_ex(), X509_CRL_print_ex(), and other similar functions has been
amended such that there may be cosmetic differences between the output