FW: Re: non-standard ports

From: Ken Piotto <krp@dont-contact.us>
Date: Fri, 14 Nov 97 10:30:58 EST

On Fri, 14 Nov 1997 14:11:23 +0000 Tilman Schmidt wrote:
>At 10:00 14.11.97 EST, Ken Piotto wrote:
>>How does squid handle http requests to
>>non-standard ports? Maybe a better question is, does anyone know what
>>to be configured to allow non-standard port requests? I've tried http-gw
>>spawned from inetd but I think may be confusing squid right now. Sorry if
>>this is a FAQ.
>My Squid handles non-standard ports just fine. I didn't configure anything
>for that. I have entered the Squid machine and port as HTTP proxy in the
>browser, and when I type in an URL of the form http://host:port/ it just
>works. What happens at your place when you try that?

Unfortunately it simply doesn't work. Standard requests to port 80 works
fine but http://host:port just sits there and does nothing. Netscape says
"host contacted, waiting for reply" but the socket connection never gets

Ken Piotto
Bell Solutions

Received on Fri Nov 14 1997 - 06:46:02 MST

This archive was generated by hypermail pre-2.1.9 : Tue Dec 09 2003 - 16:37:33 MST