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

From: Tom Minchin <>
Date: Tue, 4 Nov 1997 08:49:33 +1100 (EST)

> 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.
1.x.17 also (the directory in which Squid will attempt to create the
top of the cache directory must be writable by the effective_user).
A problem when that directory is / :)

Haven't checked to see if 1.x.18 fixes the problem.
Received on Mon Nov 03 1997 - 13:53:38 MST

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