Re: log files

From: Jonathan Larmour <>
Date: Thu, 07 Aug 1997 21:07:22 +0100

At 16:36 07/08/97 -0300, Vinicius D 'Antonio wrote:
>Hi all,
> I've a problem! I can't start the squid, it's sending me a msg saying:
>WARNING: Cannot write log file: /usr/local/squid/logs/cache.log
>/usr/local/squid/logs/cache.log: Permission denied
> messages will be sent to 'stderr'.
> and
>file_open: error opening file /usr/local/squid/logs/access.lo
>g: (13) Permission denied
>96/08/07 16:35:25| /usr/local/squid/logs/access.log: (13) Permission
>FATAL: Cannot open logfile.

Check that all of the /usr/local/squid area is writable by the user which
squid runs as (as set in squid.conf). Especially /usr/local/squid/logs, but
also /usr/local/squid/cache (or wherever else your cache_dir is - again
from squid.conf).

Jonathan L.

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Received on Thu Aug 07 1997 - 13:17:17 MDT

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