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Title : haproxy: ssl backends
Author : Remy van Elst
Date : 10-12-2013
URL : https://raymii.org/s/snippets/haproxy_ssl_backends.html
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This snippets shows you how to add an ssl backend to HAPROXY. You need haproxy
1.5 or higher, 1.4 does not support ssl backends.
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Note: this is not about adding ssl to a frontend. this allows you to use an ssl
enabled website as backend for haproxy.
The following config is required in a `backend` section:
option httpchk GET /health_check
server srv01 10.20.30.40:443 weight 1 maxconn 100 check ssl verify none
server srv02 10.20.30.41:443 weight 1 maxconn 100 check ssl verify none
The important parts are:
ssl verify none
You can also specify verify all. As expected, this will verify all certificates,
however this will generate extra load. For this example setup the `verify none`
is good enough.
[More Info: http://cbonte.github.io/haproxy-
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