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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
Format      : 	Markdown/HTML
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:
    backend example-backend
      balance roundrobin
      option httpchk GET /health_check
      server srv01 weight 1 maxconn 100 check ssl verify none
      server srv02 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-
   [1]: https://www.digitalocean.com/?refcode=7435ae6b8212
   [2]: http://cbonte.github.io/haproxy-dconv/configuration-1.5.html#ssl%20%28Server%20and%20default-server%20options%29
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