How to transfer a normal HTTP request to HTTPS?

Yordan Georgiev y.georgiev at
Fri Feb 22 15:12:36 MSK 2008


First start nginx with ssl support. HINT:
Second, use rewrite module for redirect. HINT:

On Fri, Feb 22, 2008 at 1:51 PM, Mustafa Toraman <lists at>

> Hello all,
> I am using nginx/0.5.35 + FastCGI. I need to transfer a normal http
> request to ssl mode. For example;
> I own a bittorrent tracker and i need to work with ssl on announces. So
> then if someone trying to send an announce to http://domain/announce.php
> then how can i transfer it to SSL mode? I dont want to change announce
> URL but announce.php must work on SSL mode. Will it transfer this
> request to ssl inside of the box? Or will it works on background?
> Simply how to work with ssl on a normal http address?
> I'm ready to pay for that or say a thanks :)
> Thank you for now!
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С уважение,
Й. Георгиев.

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