TLS for a generic TCP session?
maxim at nginx.com
Thu May 19 08:38:53 UTC 2016
On 5/19/16 2:57 AM, Preety Mordani wrote:
> Hey All,
> I was looking over the feature differences between nginx and
> nginx-plus and its not clear to me if nginx by itself supports TLS
> termination for a generic TCP session.
> If it does not support TLS termination for TCP sessions, then are my
> only other options :
> 1. building the mainline source with the following options to configure?
> ./configure --sbin-path=/usr/local/nginx/nginx
> --pid-path=/usr/local/nginx/nginx.pid --with-pcre=../pcre-8.38
> --with-zlib=../zlib-1.2.8 --with-http_ssl_module *--with-stream*
> 2. use nginx-plus download?
> Could someone kindly clarify?
There are no differences between -plus and -oss in this area -- both
do support TLS termination in the stream module.
Yes, you are right, you need "--with-stream_ssl_module" configure flag.
You can find more information about our nginx-oss packages that we
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