Re: "Invalid URL syntax"

From: Duane Wessels <>
Date: Wed, 18 Feb 1998 14:12:00 -0700

Xavier Mertens writes:

>I'm new to the "Squid" world. I'm evaluating this products, seems great!
>But... I've a strange problem. I read that some problems may occur with
>"non standard" URL (with "_") but in my case it's different:
>Every URL is refused by Squid! Ex:
> returns:
>The requested URL could not be retrieved
>Whiel trying to retrieve the URL: /
>Invalid URL syntax

Sounds like you put squid on port 80 and are sending normal HTTP
requests to it. The CERN HTTP server had this "feature."

If you want to do that with Squid, you have to enable the
'httpd_accel_with_proxy' option. See

Duane W.
Received on Wed Feb 18 1998 - 13:14:30 MST

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