nginx-1.20.1-2 now requires openssl11-libs to run (centos7)?

Konstantin Pavlov thresh at
Wed Jul 7 08:44:11 UTC 2021

Hi Saber,

06.07.2021 22:56, Saber at wrote:
> Hi,
> We are using nginx from the official <> yum
> repos for centos7.
> nginx-1.20.1-1.el7.ngx.x86_64 —> is running fine
> nginx-1.20.1-2.el7.ngx.x86_64 —> complains about
> "nginx: /usr/sbin/nginx: error while loading shared libraries:
> cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory”
> Installed openssl11-libs from epel7 and it’s now ok.
> Since when openssl11 is required to run nginx on centos 7? Is it a
> normal behaviour or a bug?

nginx-1.20.1-2.el7.ngx.x86_64 is not something we ship from

You probably mean nginx-1.20.1-2.el7.x86_64, which is available on EPEL,
and it indeed has such a dependency.

Konstantin Pavlov

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