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From Nick Smith <>
Subject Re: [users@httpd] ssl certs question
Date Tue, 16 Nov 2004 03:06:18 GMT
Peter Johnson wrote:

> SSL sites must be run on different IP addresses. Apache wont know what 
> server it is destined for until *after* the certificate has been 
> accepted and verified by the client browser as such there is now way 
> for Apache to know which certificate to return.
> PJ

what about setting up fake servers in the hosts file? like and and then fake out apache so it thinks they are different 
machines? think its possible? then just define the different vhosts with 
those ip addresses. ?

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