Use of boringssl equal-preference cipher groups with nginx

Alex alex at
Sat Aug 23 18:38:05 UTC 2014

Hi again,

On 2014-08-18 09:17, Alex wrote:
> Hi,
> I have successfully compiled nginx/1.7.4 with boringssl. One thing I
> am not sure if it's possible already is to take advantage of
> equal-preference cipher groups that Boringssl supports.
> [...]
> Would this already work with nginx' ssl_ciphers parameter or would
> nginx require further patching to support such grouping parameter?

I feel kinda stupid that I didn't figure it out earlier. Of course it's 
possible out of the box with nginx/boringssl. I made a small writeup 

Basically, you group ciphers in the ciphers list like this: 


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