Re: Q: behaviour when real server down

From: Oskar Pearson <>
Date: Mon, 29 Sep 1997 18:03:04 +0200


> please forgive me if this question is stupid or so. I have come through
> the Squid docs and have not found the answer.
> My question is what can Squid do when there is a query for a document
> which is in the cache but expired, and the real server does not respond.
> According to my observation, Squid gives an error page. Could it be
> configured to return the expired page from cache in this case?
I am pretty sure that it does, at least in the later versions - I am sure I
have seen this work correctly before...

Received on Mon Sep 29 1997 - 09:06:35 MDT

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