Re: Hi there

From: Joe Cooper <>
Date: Thu, 11 Apr 2002 04:15:38 -0500

Hi Yee Man,

It will be great to have you involved. Sounds like you've got quite
high ambitions. I'll look forward to seeing what you come up with. ;-)

Yee Man Chan wrote:
> Hi, squid-dev,
> Let me spend some time to introduce myself with
> respect to my squid experience.
> My first contact with squid was in 1999. I was a
> research assistant at U of Michigan and I was asked to
> modify squid-1.2 to become a trace driven simulator.
> In my last job, I was asked to implement content
> processing in squid-2.2STABLE5. I developed two
> versions: one processes the incoming data before we
> save to hard drive, one processes the outgoing data to
> be returned to the client. My approach is to insert a
> processing routine in fwdComplete in forward.c (as in
> the incoming case) or storeClientCopy2 in
> store_client.c (as in outgoing case). To stall the
> flow, I also increased the READ_AHEAD_GAP from 16KB to
> 256KB, so that I can process an HTML of reasonable
> size.
> I was lurking in this list back in the squid-1.2
> days until the beginning of year 2000. I was not a
> regular contributor but you can see a few of my posts
> in the archive.
> This time I would like to work on these three areas:
> 1) Content Processing
> - Robert Collins is in charge of this part. So is
> there any document regarding the goals of this
> project?
> 2) HTTP/1.1 Compliant fixes
> - Part of my job is to implement an HTTP/1.1 client in
> the software in my last job. So I did spend quite some
> time reading the RFC. Hopefully I can be helpful in
> this part.
> 3) File System
> - I am no expert in this area. But I would like to
> hack and learn. Any FS gurus know any good books or
> good web resources that I can learn a great deal from
> and be aware of the related issues?
> I hope this time around I can make some
> contributions to the squid project. And nice seeing
> you guys again! :)
> Regards,
> Yee Man

Joe Cooper <>
Web Caching Appliances and Support
Received on Thu Apr 11 2002 - 03:18:27 MDT

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