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From Adam Buglass <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] SSL running http, not https
Date Tue, 30 Mar 2004 12:50:02 GMT
I'm not sure if this will help or if I'm going off at a tangent.

When I activated SSL on one of our virtualhosts I had to effectively
create a second virtual host which would respond on https, although it
was exactly the same in every other way.

This worked for me as I only needed part of my site to be encrypted and
could later link to the secure site via an absolute URL. I could have
put a redirection on the http if I wanted the entire site to be

I imagine you could create a new secure virtual host and simply set your
default host to redirect to it.

(I'm not sure if that was how I intended to do it or if I merely found a


On Tue, 2004-03-30 at 12:41, Erik Andersson wrote:
> Hi!
> I must have made a misconfiguration when trying to configure SSL for
> apache 2.0.43, but I can't find it. 
> I have created a dummy certificate, loaded module and are
> using ssl.conf. There is a server responding on port 443 but only
> through not with https as I would have expected.
> Any suggestion on where to look?
> Best Regards / Erik

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