Re: Adding cache_dir wipes out cache ?

From: Henrik Nordstrom <>
Date: Mon, 05 May 1997 22:37:30 +0200

Quy Tonthat wrote:
> Hi,
> I remember last time when I added a new (second) cache_dir to config file,
> squid (around 1.1.6) wipes out the whole existing cache on startup.
> Is this a normal behaviour or I did something wrong ?

Adding or removing a cache_dir entry renumbers all the cache files, and
thus invalidates the whole cache.

It might be possible to write a small program that adjusts the cache bu
moving all files to their new locations, I don't know of any such

Henrik Nordström
Received on Mon May 05 1997 - 13:49:29 MDT

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