Nginx on Windows Server 2008 with SSL

Francis Daly francis at
Wed Oct 29 22:52:24 UTC 2014

On Wed, Oct 29, 2014 at 11:31:41AM -0400, krlosgilson wrote:

Hi there,

I do not know the fix, but...

> the error in the log file is this:
> SSL_CTX_use_PrivateKey_file("c:/nginx/ssl/key.key") failed (SSL:
> error:0B080074:x509 certificate routines:X509_check_private_key:key values
> mismatch

that message appears on the page at,
which suggests that either your key and your cert flies are not a matched
pair; or your cert file does not have your cert as the first entry.

Might either of those be the case for you?

Francis Daly        francis at

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