Re: Cannot start squid, errmsg = "Can't open tmp swaplog"

From: Miles Lott <>
Date: Mon, 03 Nov 1997 13:01:03 -0600

Yes, this happened to me as well. The chown did the trick.

At 09:58 AM 11/3/97 , Duane Wessels wrote:
>>I've got the following error message :
>>FATAL: storeStartRebuildFromDisk: Can't open tmp swaplog
>>Is there any directory or file that I must create it (swaplog) ?
>>Please cc direct to me ( because I'm not on squid-users
>>Thanks in advance,
>Versions 1.x.16 have a bug with permissions.  Your swap directories are
>probably owned by root and not by the 'cache_effective_user'.  You'll
>have to do a chown -R manually.
>Duane W.
Received on Mon Nov 03 1997 - 11:07:13 MST

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