One link/area on a https site with a different SSL config?

Igor Sysoev igor at
Fri Jan 10 08:16:43 UTC 2014

On Jan 10, 2014, at 12:13 , Andreas S. wrote:

> Patrick Lists wrote in post #1132735:
>> On 09-01-14 22:48, Styopa Semenukha wrote:
>>> Patrick,
>>> It's not possible, because SSL works on lower level (session layer) than HTTP
>> (application layer).
>> Thank you for your feedback. That's unfortunate. I hope to see flexible
>> SSL config one day as an enhancement (if possible).
> It is not possible, not with nginx nor any other web server. Read up on 
> how the SSL handshake and HTTP over SSL works, and it should become 
> clear.

It is actually possible, at least Apache can do this with SSL renegotiation.
But nginx currently does not support this.

Igor Sysoev

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