Re: Squid as Web SERVER (for .pac files)?

From: Michael Ferioli <>
Date: Thu, 07 May 1998 14:19:36 +0300

At 09:59 PM 5/7/98 +1000, Michael Samuel wrote:
>On Thu, 7 May 1998, Michael Ferioli wrote:
>> Why can't Squid deliver a .pac file? Why do I need to use
>> some other web server? Because of this, I have no
>> way of migrating my users seemlessly.
>Well, it looks like you'll have to hack the source to do that, because if
>you do this request to squid:
>GET /proxy.pac HTTP 1.0
>You'll get an 'Invalid URL syntax' error.

I thought of this. I can actually change the error message to be
the PAC file, but it has to send it down as type: MIME/JAVASCRIPT,
not HTML which is the default. So there will be some hacking.
Any volunteers? :)


Michael Ferioli
Comnet A.S.
Received on Thu May 07 1998 - 04:25:52 MDT

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