Squid is a free, cross-platform caching proxy primarily used for web documents. Licensed under the GNU GPL, it runs on most available platforms, including Linux, FreeBSD, OpenBSD and Windows. It supports HTTP, HTTPS, FTP and other protocols.

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Route outgoing VPN traffic through local transparent proxy

I have a Digital Ocean droplet (similar to an Amazon EC2 instance) running Ubuntu Server 12.04.3 x64 with both strongswan 5.1.1 (built from source) and squid 3.4.2 (also built from source) installed. ...
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configuring squid reverse proxy

I want to configure reverse proxy by Squid. I edited squid.config but it doesn't work # TAG: http_access http_access allow all http_access allow localhost http_access deny all # TAG: http_port ...
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Add specific files to squid cache

I have set up squid-deb-proxy on Ubuntu, but would like to be able to add packages downloaded on other networks (e.g. McDonald's or college WiFi) to the cache. I have asked a question specific to ...
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routing single application through any kind of vpn on OSX

OSX Application should run through manually selected route (vpn connection). Best idea I had is to put squid on separate linux machine, setup VPN on that machine and make iproute (shorewall) handle ...
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tcp_outgoing_address: cannot connect to website

I have a LinuxMint running in a virtual box. I have installed a squid3 proxy server and it is working. However, if I want to add a tcp_outgoing_address it is not working. I am using the default ...
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Basic Proxy Server config fails for some websites. TCP_MISS and TCP_MISS_ABORTED ISSUES?

I have a basic installation of squid working on Ubuntu 14.04. All I want really is to log requests made. I don't really care for ACL or caching. Perhaps later. I looked at the long squid.conf file ...
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Squid3 Reverse Proxy - Force Cache and Suppress Version

I have been using pfSense for about 2 years now and I love it. One of my favorite features has come to be Squid2 and Squid3. Right now I am using Squid3 to run both proxy and reverse proxy. There are ...
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Squid as transparent proxy

I am trying to configure squid as a transparent proxy. Eventually, I want it to use one of 5 different outgoing IP addresses based on the IP address the request was received on. My configuration ...
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Ubuntu Squid config example

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 amd64 and have just installed the Squid 3.1.19 Ubuntu package. From the Squid Configuring Page, I find that the default config for Squid 3.1 is : http_port 3128 ...
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How to reload a request via cache in squid if URL is blocked?

I have a simple and pretty basic squid3 configurations in my home server. I use it in combination with Tor and Privoxy. I have defined privoxy as cache_peer in squid configuration and an access list ...
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Problem using web ip check with squid

I've got all my web traffic running through Squid using iptables: Chain OUTPUT (policy ACCEPT) target prot opt source destination ACCEPT tcp -- anywhere ...
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Is simple forward proxy different than port forwarding?

Here is the introduction: I have a windows server which recently I decided to use it as a personal proxy server(not using ssh) like those free IP:Port proxies. I've made my googling and it seems ...
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DD-WRT Router and Squid3 transparent box denying everything

As the title implies, I have a DD-WRT router that I use for the wi-fi network. What I want is to have my wi-fi traffic sent to my squid box so that I can monitor what is being sent over the wi-fi ...
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How to prefetch HTTP requests in squid?

I'm looking for a (set of) configuration directive(s) or workarounds to make squid 4.x prefetch HTTP requests (e.g. of a link elements on HTML sites). I know about the downsides and that this doesn't ...
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SQUID on Raspberry

I am trying to implement a proxy server on my Raspberry to log all connections to the internet. Squid (3.4.0) and SARG are installed and running without any problems, but I have still some problems to ...
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Access development VM (Vagrant / VirtualBox) from Android phone

I'm developing a web app on my PC. My dev environment is Vagrant / Virtual Box / Ubuntu 14.4. Vagrant serves the app content on 10.0.0.101, which is mapped in my hosts file to dev.myapp.com. Inside ...
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Secure stealth tunnel through a proxy to another proxy (STunnel, Squid)

How to stealth my traffic routed through a proxy server? There is a client computer with several restrictions. You cannot install any software and the access to the internet is only possible through ...
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Squid not redirecting SSL as HTTP

I want all my traffic to a specific domain to be sent through a parent proxy, here is my squid conf: acl localnet src 10.0.0.0/8 # RFC1918 possible internal network acl localnet src 172.16.0.0/12 ...
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Squid Proxy not resolving with configured DNS on Ubuntu

I have configured a squid proxy server using ntlm-active directory authentication which works fine when deployed in the LAN but when I move it to the DMZ, the authentication fails and hence clients ...
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how to configure WPAD in Centos 7 using squid, BIND, DHCP

i am new to linux and using centos 7 to configure proxy server. With the manual configuration my proxy server is working fine but now i want to use auto proxy detect, becase there are different ...
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SSH Forwarding with Squid

I would like to ssh into a box that isn't front facing (box a). I have an offsite box (box b) that I have OpenVPN running on and box a is connected to that VPN so box b can interface with box a. Now,...
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Not using CONNECT for SSL with Squid proxy

I want to disable encryption between my browser and my Squid so that I can get Squid to cache the pages. As using my own server and SSH port forw I'm not that worried about security. I already tried ...
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Squid 3.4.6 Transparent proxy issues

I'm trying to implement a Transparent Squid Proxy for a wireless network where it mainly serve for mobile devices. The software I'm using is squid 3.4.6 (latest version compiled from source) in ...
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Filter squid cached files to multiple cache dirs

I am currently setting up a small home network - I've chosen to go with squid proxy and I am wondering if it is possible to setup a single squid instance with multiple cache_dirs so that different ...
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squid blocking access to http and https by IP, but not by domain

I've been succesfully using openvpn from my Windows 7 laptop whilst connecting to public wifi networks but have come across one network where I can not access the openvpn server as access to any and ...
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squid proxy cache server - no_suid: setuid(0): (1) Operation not permitted

In the log of the squid proxy cache server me and some warnings are coming out every time I leave the proxy fails to resolve normally, it starts to take to resolve. WARNING: no_suid: setuid(0): (1) ...
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Caching big files for local network, with authentication on internet

I'm trying to do something which I'm sure it's been done before, so I would like some help finding the best tools for the job. I have a data download server on the web, right now a user has to login ...
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Squid proxy on ubuntu 12.04 times out for everything

On my freshly imaged virtual private server, I just finished installing squid version 3.1.19. As expected, the default configuration didn't work. So, I saved the original config file and created a ew ...
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Squid over i2p, tor and localhost resources

i try to setup squid as a single top-level proxy, that give me access to i2p, tor(through privoxy) and some localhost resources. I`m using Gentoo and squid 3.2.13, if it is important. In this regard, ...
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Squid Proxy TCP_Miss all the time, not caching at all in Ubuntu

I've install Squid Proxy via sudo apt-get install squid on Ubuntu for a forward proxy I've not modified any of the default settings in squid.conf apart from http_access deny all to http_access allow ...
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Revalidate the whole cache from squid3 with a command

Is there any way to revalidate all files in the squid cache automatically triggered by a command? My intention is to run this as cronjob over night, because I have a lot of refresh patterns that ...
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Configuring Reverse SSL to SSL Proxy (preferably using Squid or Apache)

I have been trying to get a reverse proxy up and running for the past few hours for an application that now needs to be accessed publicly. For security and provider-that-blocks-port-80 issues, the ...
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Squid + Dansguardian Google instant filtering

I have a proxy setup using squid with dansguardian for filtering. Everything is working fine but Google instant and images. I find that dansguardian is no longer able to force safe search. It seems ...
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Override cookie in Squid

How can I set up Squid to replace a specific cookie so that all clients that connect through the proxy have the same cookie from the perspective of the remote website?
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Squid delaypool configuration

i am trying to set up bandwidth limit in squid (Windows Port), but when i use delaypools i am getting error messages like this, 2013/01/22 10:05:06| parseConfigFile: squid.conf:151 unrecognized: ...
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Squid Proxy Suddenly Inactive and Unable To Connect

My laboratory is running the squid proxy server. Sometime the proxy is unable to connect while the proxy IP is still can be ping. What i think is that the squid is switch to stop working, but when i ...
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Squid cache access denied

I'm trying to create an anonymous squid server. I've installed squid with with yum install squid Here's my /etc/squid/squid.conf file: # # Recommended minimum configuration: # acl manager proto ...
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Ultrasurf causing huge network latency

We run a small network with a Squid proxy. Over the last few weeks, the network has been slowing down and completely stopping for no apparent reason. We discovered that it was due to some users ...
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Squid is ignoring my ACL

Second try: I configured Firefox to use the proxy IP and port, and it worked, so my hypothesis is correct: for some reason, the machine where Squid is running don't send to it the incoming petitions. ...
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Mikrotik and remote proxy

I have Mikrotik which servers as router for my network. I also have remote VPS on which I configured Squid (version 3.3.8) I need all web traffic from my network to pass via squid. This includes HTTPS ...
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Squid TProxy with Firewall

I have a firewall and redirect all http requests on port 80 to haproxy by dnat to its' ipaddress:port then haproxy forward the requests to squids proxy. That works fine with me, but I want the request ...
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Convert HTTP requests to Socks5 with squid3

I am new to Squid3. My question is duplicated with Convert HTTP requests to SOCKS5. The difference is that I want to achieve it with Squid3, but I can not find any configuration in Squid3's ...
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Difference between Squid and Glype proxies kind

I was wondering what is the difference between a proxy like Glype, who offers a web interface to navigate, and another like squid. I noticed that Squid was more solid, since it didn't give me any ...
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Squid proxy conflict with web stat counter

I've install squid proxy 2.7 on windows server 2008 R2. The problem is that when a web page is loaded, stat counter from a third party website is not loaded and not displayed and therefore the stat is ...
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Can squid be used to reverse proxy from LAN to LAN?

I know that traditionally squid can reverse proxy from WAN to LAN, so that one server on my LAN can have multiple webservers accessible from WAN by hostname (server1.mydomain.com, server2.mydomain.com,...
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Firefox occasional “unable to find proxy” error

I have recently installed squid proxy on my local machine to work as a forwarder to my company's corporate proxy (some applications i use have issues with proxies that require credentials) but ...
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using Squid as a “credential store” for proxy

I have a proxy that requires basic authentication. This causes a bit of trouble on different applications, so I decided to install Squid to get rid of that problem. So Squid should just send all ...
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Can Squid be WPAD client itself?

Can Squid automatically discover it's own upstream proxy with WPAD or some similar protocol? I have Squid on my pfSense box an it only has the following config for upstream proxy:
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curl to test secure web proxy

I have used Chrome to successfully connect to the secure web proxy(squid https_port) Chrome doc , but I want to know any command line tool(such as curl) will connect to it too. Curl's -x option ...
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How do I setup a streaming media cache on my local network?

Recently I moved. Currently I've been using my cell phone and tethering for Internet. Obviously I can't afford that as a long term solution. I am getting satellite internet soon. Is there a way that I ...