Setting up nginx proxy_pass with SSL & subdomains

  • Posted April 6, 2014

To start, I’ve read and completed the following articles:

Setting up SSL on Nginx with DO:

Setting up subdomains with DO:

Setting up CORS with nginx:

My nginx config looks similar to

My problem:

If I connect to my droplet like: Then it fails.

But…If I connect using Then it works just fine.

I’m relatively new to this, so I appreciate any help. Especially since I’m unsure whether this is a problem with how I’ve gone about configuring DO or nginx.



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@pingpawn <br> <br>HTTPS connects on port 443. In your Nginx config, try changing the “listen” directive from port “80” to port “443”