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Looking into RackSpace SSL termination and realizing the API to configure SSL termination is extremely bare.

Before I get started writing a client, does anyone know if there is something out there already? Similar to raxmon for the Monitoring?

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writing the client now... –  quickshiftin Sep 16 '12 at 1:27

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If you are using Python, you can use pyrax, the Rackspace Python language bindings, which abstracts the API commands necessary to enable SSL offloading on a Cloud Loadbalancer. There is a sample script provided here that you can use as a template.

Alternatively, the Rackspace Control Panel allows you to enable SSL offloading via the UI.

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Thanks for this. We're using PHP, but did find the UI controls sometime after starting on our own implementation. Frankly we've found the load balancers to be a weak spot in terms of options and the API a bit lacking, but still liking Rackspace on the whole. Thanks for your answer! –  quickshiftin Apr 3 '13 at 19:40

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