Re: How to start squid?

From: Jon Thackray <>
Date: Tue, 10 Sep 1996 18:26:11 +0100 (BST)

Peter> A solution to this is to say attempt to access the cachemanager
Peter> "status" data or some such... no response means that the cache is
Peter> either dead or zombied... so kill it and restart.

Duane has written a cool `' script, which can poll the cachemgr
from cron. It's at:

I've hacked mine to track daily bandwidth consumed by HTTP and FTP.
Should be easy to hack and check if Squid is alive and serving requests.


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Received on Tue Sep 10 1996 - 10:31:24 MDT

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