Re: Cache index mangled?

From: Bruce Campbell <>
Date: Wed, 5 Nov 1997 11:03:36 +1000 (EST)

On Wed, 5 Nov 1997, Dancer wrote:

> Semi-amusing situation. One of our internal web-sites got a bit of a
> shock. They accessed the page via the proxy and got a porn site instead.
> This is probably an anomalous occurance, rather than a bug. I'm curious
> if anyone's seen anything resembling it before, though.

two or three times now I've had to nuke the cache because too many URLs
were returning porn through the cache (even after a sane restart of
squid). And when our homepage does that.. .*shudder*

on all occasions I couldn't see anything out of the ordinary in any

*looks at proxy boxes and ponders how much is actually porn*

And squid, as yet, doesn't have 'random_inexplicable_porn off' ;)


yay, finally got my master proxy box back up... @$^$%^@$%^ FreeBSD
$%@^$%^ SCSI #$@^^@^% not implemented @#$^#$%^ #$%& $%& #^%&!!!!!!

waiting for a mkfs to finish whilst the phone blinks many lights is not a
pleasant experience.
Received on Tue Nov 04 1997 - 17:07:30 MST

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