Modifying HAProxy with a HTTPS setup in addition to HTTP

  • Posted June 29, 2014


I’ve read this great tutorial ( and have got it working nicely for HTTP, but not for HTTPS which has been implemented in the latest version of HAProxy.

Does anyone have a working solution to share?

Thanks in advance!


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You need to add a second bind directive to your HAProxy frontend:

bind :443 ssl crt /path/to/site.pem

The PEM file can be created by copying the contents of the certificate and then the key into it, like this:

cat site.crt site.key > site.pem