09-12-2013 | Remy van Elst | Text only version of this article
This snippet shows you how to use haproxy to redirect http traffic to https or any other website.
This snippet was tested on haproxy 1.5.
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To redirect traffic from a haproxy frontend, use the following config:
frontend example-frontend bind 10.20.30.40:80 redirect location https://example.org:443
As you can see, the
redirect location can be anything, for example, the ssl version of the frontend or any other website.