HTTP redirect to HTTPS for web UI

Brad Bishop bradleyb at
Tue Jan 7 02:19:33 AEDT 2020

> On Oct 31, 2019, at 9:45 AM, George Liu <liuxiwei1013 at> wrote:
> Hi All:
> I'm working on http redirect to https task(
> I took a cursory look at the design( and did some testing.
> In bmcweb, I find it the current communication logic can only listen to one communication protocol (http or https). If you listen to both protocols at the same time, you need to change a lot of code and communication logic.
> If we are going to implement this feature in bmcweb, it costs extra effort and it's likely the implementation is no better than Nginx. so I prefer to use Nginx.
> Please everyone stay here to discuss and leave your comments.
> Thanks!

Hi George

I see you implemented this here:

I’d like to propose this go in meta-phosphor and not meta-openpower.  Does anyone have thoughts on whether or not this should be enabled or disabled by default?

thx - brad

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