Re: The Future

From: Nigel Metheringham <>
Date: Thu, 02 Jan 1997 21:05:13 +0000 said:
} A separate process would only make matters more complicated and would
} not do anything to speed up the lookup. A decent algorithm for ip acl
} lookup would do the job far nicer.

I think that having the acl stuff as a separate process need not
significantly slow things down. If given a nice API, it does allow you to
do some very wierd and wonderful things with ACL processing, so a policy
based setup, or bandwidth based access limitation could be coded by
someone external to squid and just dropped in - just like the rewriting.


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