Merge HTTP & HTTPS Definition In The Same Section

Igor Sysoev igor at
Wed Feb 3 16:53:01 MSK 2010

On Wed, Feb 03, 2010 at 03:21:12PM +0800, Yaoxing wrote:

> Hi all,
> I'm wondering if it's possible to merge the HTTP and HTTPS definition
> into one section.
> The situation is like this, my server serves both HTTP and HTTPS, both
> of them have the same redirecting rules. I don't want to define them in
> 2 places. I looked up the document and find that it is possible to bind
> both HTTP & HTTPS ports in the same "server" section like this:
> listen 80;
> listen 443 default ssl;
> but in this way how can I define stuff related to SSL? Such as
> certifications etc.? I tried
> if ($server_ports = 443) {
> ssl on;
> ssl_certificate /etc/ssl/abc.pem;
> ssl_certificate_key /etc/ssl/abc.key;
> ssl_session_timeout 5m;
> ssl_protocols SSLv2 SSLv3 TLSv1;
> ssl_ciphers ALL:!ADH:!EXPORT56:RC4+RSA:+HIGH:+MEDIUM:+LOW:+SSLv2:+EXP;
> ssl_prefer_server_ciphers on;
> }
> but i'm told that
> "ssl" directive is not allowed here
> Could anyone tell me how to do it?

Igor Sysoev

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